TSA - Transportation Security Administration

New restrictions on carrying powder on board for flights to the U.S. from 30th June 2018

From 30 June 2018, new TSA rules will restrict the transport of powders for all passengers traveling to the United States. - Passengers will not...

Brussels Airlines passengers faster through US security

Amidst the flow of bad news surrounding Brussels Airlines today, there is sometimes also a ray of sunshine. The PreCheck of the US Transport Security...

Pittsburgh Airport is first to allow public airside access

Pittsburgh International Airport, in cooperation with the Transportation Security Administration, announced today that it will become the first airport in the country to allow...

TSA raising aviation security baseline with stronger domestic security measures

New U.S. airport screening procedures for carry-on bags to better focus on threats WASHINGTON – To ensure the security of airline passengers and the nation’s...

Possible ban on electronic or electrical devices on flights between Europe/United Kingdom and the United States

CBS news is reporting that Department of Homeland Security is looking into a ban on electronic or electrical devices on flights between Europe/United Kingdom...

Breaking: The UK follows the US on electronics ban

SKY News and BBC have just announced that the United Kingdom expected to announce a ban on certain electronic devices from being carried on...

IATA statement on restrictions on electronic items by TSA

​A number of IATA's member airlines have been contacted by the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) with regards to restrictions on electronic items that...

U.S. electronics ban: the official documents from DHS/TSA

Fact Sheet: Aviation Security Enhancements for Select Last Point of Departure Airports with Commercial Flights to the United States Release Date: March 21, 2017 Office of Public...

13 countries have received instructions from TSA about a ban on electronic or electrical devices

Today 13 countries and the subsequent airlines of these 13 countries flying to the United States today received instructions from the U.S. Transportation Security...

TSA discovered record amount of firearms in passenger handbags in 2016: 9 per day!

In 2016, TSA officers screened 738,318,264 passengers (more than 2 million per day), which is more than 43,255,172 more passengers than for the same...