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  1. Security at GVA and MAD, and traveling with Gu
  2. luggage 'pulled by TSA' for inspection
  3. USA Today.com - TSA tests ID scanning machines at IAD
  4. TS&S legal forum: What, exactly, can TSOs ask about prescriptions you are carrying?
  5. Got My New Passport (USA) But...
  6. Identity Theft
  7. Is LGA now playing the SFO name game?
  8. Vienna - passport also put through xray scanner - is this the norm in VIE?
  9. Flagged for secondary inspection by US Customs?
  10. Flying with Expired Driver's License, but LOC card acceptable ?
  11. Connecting from Canada to Central America: go through MEX or a US airport?
  12. Lost Photo ID
  13. US Permanent resident can be deported for crimes
  14. CDG-LHR-LAX or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb: Shell Casing travel
  15. People walking into DCA concourse through the exit
  16. What do I need for Business Meeting in US?
  17. How do you handle expensive watches (and jewelry) through airport security?
  18. Is TSA Pre Check Airline Specific ?
  19. My Wife Was Assaulted on a Delta Flight in Front of a Useless Flight Delta Flight Att
  20. To everyone who locks their carryon through security...
  21. TSA indifference on JFK Air Train
  22. Dog kibble in my shoes?
  23. Pre Line Question
  24. Any one apply for Global Entry just for Precheck?
  25. I got Precheck without the Global Entry interview?
  26. Shocking behavior at JFK Term 4 Immigrations
  27. Nexus/GE Fingerprint Scanning at YYZ - Appointment Required?
  28. Heads up for IAD
  29. Global Entry / NEXUS vs. Reckless Driving in CO
  30. Need quick help. Friend just lost her photo ID. Can she fly tomorrow?
  31. Last Minute Tickets and Extra Screening
  32. NEXUS application and change of address
  33. Carry photo frame through security?
  34. PreChek and Global Entry
  35. Stupid question on radiation test
  36. ORD Pre-Check opens for AA
  37. Global Entry for Swedish citizen and resident
  38. How to avoid being separated from your luggage during an opt-out?
  39. US CBP Incompetence: Trusted Traveler Program (GOES)
  40. Airport-Friendly Belts and shoes
  41. U.S. CBP preclearance in Calgary
  42. Ease of avoiding NoS at CLT
  43. Can minis of liquor be brought in carry on?
  44. Puddie, Pen Purloining TSA Agent to face trial
  45. lhr (heathrow) transfer security issue
  46. Schengen Landing/Arrival/Immigration Card
  47. Opt out experience in Burbank
  48. Changed Setup for Security Lines at MDW
  49. What became of polar survival suits?
  50. What to answer on "why do you opt out"?
  51. Screening Device Left in Bag
  52. Shirts w/ Metallic Design
  53. Interesting youtube how to video...how to get ANYTHING past the TSA nude o scopes.
  54. Clearing times at FLL
  55. FLL will have Trusted Traveler in this summer
  56. Transporting dodgy looking equipment in luggage
  57. Entry in to DFW
  58. Missed my flight at MFE because of ID refusal and secondary - questions:
  59. Robot as carry-on
  60. LAPD Boarding Rental Care Courtesy Buses and Asking Questions - What's that About?
  61. Can TSA check Mobile boarding passes?
  62. Will my hot pot pass TSA?
  63. Safety Briefings, well worth watching.
  64. Help! Lost Passport
  65. Israeli visiting russia
  66. Colgan Airline facing $153,000 fine from FAA for inadequate crew rest
  67. New to Regional Jets w/ Several Questions
  68. Middle name problems?
  69. Haitian visiting U.S. on 1-way ticket
  70. Would you check in a bag for someone?
  71. Broken PA - Is it a Safety Issue for FAA?
  72. Damaged baggage claim procedure
  73. Global Entry - Can Citation Remove My Membership?
  74. Is There Any Value To An Enhanced Driver License?
  75. Scanner without adjacent WTMD
  76. A functional RFID chip in your passport may be a requirement
  77. Unisex Security Check OSL?
  78. Security in the Azores confiscated my wine opener
  79. Flight to Guam from SFO; Passport Required?
  80. Sending a bread machine through as checked bag
  81. Weird "will this pass TSA" question... Avocado
  82. Shaving Cream Confiscated...
  83. Security Baggage Claim Question - BOS
  84. bad experience at heathrow
  85. new zurich (zrh) secuity proceedures
  86. TSA Spokesperson Sari Koshetz: Valuables should NEVER be put loosely in a TSA bin
  87. SNN Pre-Clearance
  88. @PDX and fuming mad right now
  89. US ESTA - New One Required After Change of Country of Residence?
  90. tsa check-in on 021612 @JFK
  91. Restricted exits at DFW Terminals after 9 PM and related issues
  92. Passports are now not valid for TSA security for domestic flights?
  93. Safety/security in Bogota for biz travelers?
  94. Please don't post non travel safety items here
  95. Most disorganized security setup for terminals
  96. Travelling with leg brace
  97. WTMD compatible belt
  98. Why are Federal Reserve Police at the airport?
  99. Nexus Conditional Approval Notice Question
  100. Flight aborted today after take off?
  101. Cell Phones on Airplanes
  102. pre-check expanding to 28 new airports
  103. Stolen cameras in checked luggage
  104. Travel to Maldives?
  105. An open switchblade fell out of overhead compartment and almost hit someone today!
  106. Valueables on a flight?
  107. Aviation Weather
  108. Blood pressure monitor in carry-on bag
  109. Paddling On The Rio Grande River. Bad Idea?
  110. Is TSA now allowing full-size toothpaste and hairspray in carry-on?(no ziplock bag)
  111. Yet another thief working for the TSA at JFK
  112. What is your personal opt-out policy?
  113. Rear-facing seats in emergency landing - position?
  114. how many times are you allowed to cross the US/Canada border by car each day?
  115. Passport expiration
  116. Traveling in Military Uniform?
  117. ID requirements
  118. screwed up TT application
  119. Frequently asked questions by the TSA
  120. GE expands to MSP, PHX, DEN and CLT
  121. Privacy question - in regards to personal information.
  122. Birth dates: why a mountain out of a molehill?
  123. TSA mistakes insulin pump for gun
  124. Eyeglasses in the seat back pocket
  125. Incase Neoprene Sleeve -- Checkpoint Friendly?
  126. epi pen
  127. Cooling the A320 landing gear with mobile air-conditioning unit !!!
  128. Global Entry fingerprint quest.
  129. using digital cameras/video cams during t/o & landing
  130. Tornadoes: Still A Danger to Airline Passengers
  131. Global Entry Only Charged Me $50
  132. Some PTVs INOP, should F/As do manual safety demo?
  133. Kicked Off Plane For Wearing Underwear?
  134. Body scanners at MAN and personal belongings?
  135. securing my laptop at the hotel room
  136. US immigration questions
  137. Advice - passport name ticket name mismatch
  138. Pdx elite security gone
  139. FYI - DHS will visit your site to interview multiple Global Entry applicants
  140. Can I Bring my Non-EU Passport Child Through the EU Line at LHR?
  141. Plane security breached by thief overnight
  142. Should I apply for Global Entry?
  143. Recovering "Surrendered" Items
  144. 'Trusted traveler' accused of hauling $1M of meth
  145. FA Sleeping on Flight
  146. Ziplocks inside ziplock in carry-on?
  147. $410K in change at airport security checkpoints in 2010
  148. GE vs. Privium, Dutch vs. American
  149. Must belts without buckles be removed?
  150. Little Dog in TSA Security Checkpoint Bin and...
  151. Aerosol Hairspray & Liquid Makeup
  152. Security Experiences during my trip: Generally good for the most part...
  153. Knitters Beware
  154. Global Entry - Walk thru when agent occupied
  155. The men and women up front
  156. Question about ATL Security After Customs
  157. Set up your own personal backscatter xray checkpoint
  158. traveling with with medication internationally
  159. Can my wife fly??
  160. Question on being questioned upon land entry into US
  161. Please Open Windowshades for Takeoffs and Landings please
  162. Global entry declarations
  163. Some TSOs are getting cold feet
  164. TSA.gov multi-lingual information - incorrect
  165. I always get "SSSS" when traveling from Canada. Is there anyway to make it go away?
  166. Police Officer as a Witness for TSA Patdown?
  167. AC passenger connecting through LAX: oohs & ahhs
  168. passport agency requesting additional documents
  169. Oxygen pressure
  170. brand new server taken from luggage
  171. Only guest in the building!
  172. ? about medication larger than 3 oz.
  173. Skies Are Now So Safe on U.S. Flights That Experts Turn Focus to 'Surface Threats'
  174. Thoroughness of CBP departure searches at land borders
  175. Overnight (domestic) connection on int'l itin; passport requirements?
  176. SFO TSA removing passport cover
  177. Anyone use a RFID blocking passport case?
  178. Are gel pack/wine coolers allowed by TSA?
  179. Friendly Skies!
  180. Hannukah Candles and Aluminum Foil - Allowed in Carry-On?
  181. Any Experience With TSA Damaged Bags?
  182. Alzheimers!?
  183. Haven't travelled in awhile...still 3oz. for carry-on?
  184. Global Entry question - omitted countries from application.
  185. Flew with a rather old expired DL at ORD, told to walk through scanner after opt-out
  186. Entry to the US- Please help this worried Brit!
  187. I lost all forms of id and now stuck
  188. Short Term Kidnap/Ransom Insurance?
  189. Entry to US on temporary Dutch passport?
  190. Why the patdown??
  191. Canadian through US Customs @LAX
  192. question on crossing US/CDN border
  193. Metal part used in trolley repair
  194. GE/SENTRI Clarification: One-way only, right?
  195. MMW preferred by DHS?
  196. NYT article on AA baggage handlers at JFK
  197. Mileage run to Mexico?
  198. GRB security 'CLOSED FOR LUNCH'!. Come back at 1:05 pm
  199. help with packing and declaring food/meds, and that 311 bag
  200. UVF (St Lucia) security
  201. Flying with a one way ticket?
  202. Going thru USA (liquids)
  203. Flying soon but i have no id
  204. Help TSAstatus.net build out a list of airports
  205. Help regarding medicines and spices
  206. New Passport With Defective Photo
  207. Can you carry-on a pie?
  208. best place to pack an AK47 empty shell
  209. Woman, 85, claims strip-search at JFK airport
  210. Avoiding TSA on visit to USA questions
  211. Global Entry newbie questions
  212. Sikh Coalition's Guidance on TSA Procedures
  213. new flyer questions - autism, kids, food, meds, electronics!
  214. manilla envelopes "confidential"
  215. Lost drivers license
  216. Steel Faceplate in Carryon?
  217. US Airways says it's OK to be forced to stand up for a 7-hour flight
  218. Global Entry in ATL
  219. Carry-on item question
  220. DFW
  221. How is LAX T1 for security?
  222. Advice for ABQ?
  223. Flying with temp driving license
  224. LAX T4 (AA & QF): Permanent Third Checkpoint?
  225. Declaring purchased goods after the fact?
  226. TSO swears at pax at IAD
  227. Strange things confiscated by security
  228. Terrorist Turkey Warning from DHS!
  229. Trusted Traveler w/ Companion
  230. News From Europe
  231. HKG PIck Pockets Inside Sterile Zone
  232. Anybody Seen any "Bravo" Exercises Lately?
  233. FAMs are "gone"?
  234. Airport agents and visa requirements
  235. Security of your carry on luggage
  236. Ugggh. Flashlight woes.
  237. Pocket Lint Causes Patdowns, according to photography magazine columnist
  238. Refund if scopes installed?
  239. Expedited airport screening for US military in the works
  240. First down the Jetway at select airports
  241. Title "Mr" appears as middle name
  242. ATL passport control is a pleasure.
  243. EU sets limits on body scanners
  244. They really need some hand sanitizer at the GE machines
  245. TSOs and Bluetooth headsets
  246. Are Regional Jets as safe as Mainline?
  247. Global Entry member passport checked at exit
  248. Screening Question Spouse Had DBS Surgery
  249. Pistole's speech at George Washington University
  250. Bringing a checked gun on a Delta flight