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Are You One Of The Attractive Passengers Targeted For A Pat-Down?

The TSA is in hot water again for the actions of a couple of TSA agents out of Denver International Airport who reportedly would target attractive male passengers for a pat-down search! Unbelievable, I know! Are You One Of The Attractive Passengers Targeted For A Pat-Down? As reported by Reuters, Denver TSA has fired 2 agents who…

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New Orleans Airport Attacked at TSA Security

Apparently there was an attack tonight at the New Orleans Airport as a TSA agent was attacked with a machete. Per Yahoo News, A 63-year-old man was shot Friday at a security checkpoint in the New Orleans international airport after he cut a guard with a machete and sprayed two others with wasp spray. Richard White entered…

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Advanced Frequent Flyer Trivia: Guy Walks Onto Plane – Who Is He?

Here’s a more advanced frequent flyer trivia question. One that frequent flyers will no doubtely know the answer but may stump the average traveler. I was surprised how easy it was to know the answer. So here we go. A guy walks on to a plane. Who is he? Here are some factoids to help…

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Atlanta Global Entry Interview Experience

I recently shared how United paid my renewal fee for the Global Entry program. Once I confirmed my application was ready, I scheduled a Global Entry interview at Atlanta’s International terminal. The day of the interview, I wasn’t exactly sure where the interview was, I just knew it was in the International Terminal, so that’s where I…

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TSA Pre-Check Now Expanding to Foreign Carriers

One of my best parts of flying these days is getting selected for TSA Pre-Check. TSA Pre-Check saves lot of hassle of airport security, since those selected are allowed to keep their shoes on, able to leave their laptops in their bags, and don’t have to remove light jackets or belts. Previously, only US based airlines participated in the program,…

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Denver TSA Agent Accused of Sexually Assaulting A Passenger

Have you ever opted out of the TSA standard screening and received a pat-down? While one passenger at Denver’s International Airport claims she got more than just a pat down. According to this CBS News report,  Jamelyn Steenhoek, 39, claims that she became “filled with a lot of fear” during a 25-minute ordeal that allegedly happened…

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TSA Pre-Check Update: New Enrollment Centers Added

One of my favorite things about traveling these days is getting selected for TSA Pre-Check. TSA Pre-Check saves lot of hassle of airport security, since those selected are allowed to keep their shoes on, able to leave their laptops in their bags, and don’t have to remove light jackets or belts.   Up until recently TSA…

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Global Entry Card Carrying Baby – Weekly Flyer Gets Global Entry Card

It’s been a long process to get Baby Weekly Flyer up to traveling speed. First, we got Baby Weekly Flyer’s Passport, went through a grueling interview with the TSA ;), but now we are proud parents of a Global Entry Card carrying Baby Weekly Flyer! Bottom Line The Global Entry card was received within weeks…

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TSA Director Refuses “Enhanced Screening” After Big Changes

The TSA has been catching a lot of flack lately for the changes to their enhanced screening policies, unionizing a government workforce 1 week after the election and the move of their costly backscatter machines to smaller airports. The TSA has caught so much attention, last week there was a call for a national TSA…

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TSA To Roll Out PreCheck To New Airports

TSA Pre Check has expanded to additional airports. The TSA initiative that allows passengers to go through expedited security without taking off their shoes or removing liquids from bags may be coming to a new airport near you. Airport Additions For Delta Flyers Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) Denver International…

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