TSA Agents Find Gun Inside Raw Chicken at Florida Airport
“The plot chickens as we barrel our way closer to Thanksgiving,” the TSA winked in its Instagram post Monday after finding a firearm inside a raw chicken at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
TSA Is Expanding Use of Screeners to Help at Busy Airports
The chief of the Transportation Security Administration said Tuesday that his agency has quadrupled the number of employees who could bolster screening operations at airports that become too crowded this summer. TSA Administrator David Pekoske said nearly 1,000 employees have volunteered to be sent to other airports if needed. It’s part of the agency’s plan for handling what is...
Flying for Spring Break? Here's What to Know About TSA Mask Mandate Extension
As the spring break season begins and travelers depart on getaways, questions have surfaced about the nation’s public transportation mask mandate, including how long it will remain in place, despite a dramatic drop in COVID-19 metrics nationwide.
‘Meth-rrito,' Bear Spray: TSA Reveals Top 10 Strangest Items Confiscated in 2021
The agency compiled a list of its “Top 10 Catches,” and shared in a video posted to Twitter the strange things people tried to get through security.
Man Flew Into US From Barbados With Loaded Gun in Pocket: Police
A man carrying a fully loaded gun boarded a commercial flight in Barbados and flew to Miami with the firearm in the plane’s cabin after a security lapse at the Grantley Adams International airport, where he took off from, NBC 6 Investigators learned.
The Thanksgiving Staples You Can Bring on a Plane
Airplane cuisine may not be the best thing on a flight, but that doesn’t matter when there is a delicious turkey meal waiting at your destination. Thanksgiving travel is on the rise and more people are going to the airport to fly over to their loved ones this holiday season. In fact, NPR reports that Thanksgiving week flights are...
Can You Bring a Thanksgiving Turkey on a Plane?
The TSA has a list of holiday staples you can bring onto an airplane, and which have to be stowed in checked luggage.
Shawn Johnson Says TSA Agent ‘Groped' Her When She Traveled With Breast Milk
Olympian Shawn Johnson recently detailed “one of the worst experiences” she had at the airport and accused a TSA agent of inappropriately touching her.