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  1. Clearing times at FLL
  2. FLL will have Trusted Traveler in this summer
  3. Transporting dodgy looking equipment in luggage
  4. Entry in to DFW
  5. Missed my flight at MFE because of ID refusal and secondary - questions:
  6. Robot as carry-on
  7. LAPD Boarding Rental Care Courtesy Buses and Asking Questions - What's that About?
  8. Can TSA check Mobile boarding passes?
  9. Will my hot pot pass TSA?
  10. Safety Briefings, well worth watching.
  11. Help! Lost Passport
  12. Israeli visiting russia
  13. Colgan Airline facing $153,000 fine from FAA for inadequate crew rest
  14. New to Regional Jets w/ Several Questions
  15. Middle name problems?
  16. Haitian visiting U.S. on 1-way ticket
  17. Would you check in a bag for someone?
  18. Broken PA - Is it a Safety Issue for FAA?
  19. Damaged baggage claim procedure
  20. Global Entry - Can Citation Remove My Membership?
  21. Is There Any Value To An Enhanced Driver License?
  22. Scanner without adjacent WTMD
  23. A functional RFID chip in your passport may be a requirement
  24. Unisex Security Check OSL?
  25. Security in the Azores confiscated my wine opener
  26. Flight to Guam from SFO; Passport Required?
  27. Sending a bread machine through as checked bag
  28. Weird "will this pass TSA" question... Avocado
  29. Shaving Cream Confiscated...
  30. Security Baggage Claim Question - BOS
  31. bad experience at heathrow
  32. new zurich (zrh) secuity proceedures
  33. TSA Spokesperson Sari Koshetz: Valuables should NEVER be put loosely in a TSA bin
  34. SNN Pre-Clearance
  35. @PDX and fuming mad right now
  36. US ESTA - New One Required After Change of Country of Residence?
  37. tsa check-in on 021612 @JFK
  38. Restricted exits at DFW Terminals after 9 PM and related issues
  39. Passports are now not valid for TSA security for domestic flights?
  40. Safety/security in Bogota for biz travelers?
  41. Please don't post non travel safety items here
  42. Most disorganized security setup for terminals
  43. Travelling with leg brace
  44. WTMD compatible belt
  45. Why are Federal Reserve Police at the airport?
  46. Nexus Conditional Approval Notice Question
  47. Flight aborted today after take off?
  48. Cell Phones on Airplanes
  49. pre-check expanding to 28 new airports
  50. Stolen cameras in checked luggage
  51. Global Entry - Should I get Nexus?
  52. Travel to Maldives?
  53. An open switchblade fell out of overhead compartment and almost hit someone today!
  54. Valueables on a flight?
  55. Aviation Weather
  56. Blood pressure monitor in carry-on bag
  57. Paddling On The Rio Grande River. Bad Idea?
  58. Is TSA now allowing full-size toothpaste and hairspray in carry-on?(no ziplock bag)
  59. Yet another thief working for the TSA at JFK
  60. What is your personal opt-out policy?
  61. Rear-facing seats in emergency landing - position?
  62. how many times are you allowed to cross the US/Canada border by car each day?
  63. Passport expiration
  64. Traveling in Military Uniform?
  65. ID requirements
  66. screwed up TT application
  67. Frequently asked questions by the TSA
  68. GE expands to MSP, PHX, DEN and CLT
  69. Privacy question - in regards to personal information.
  70. Birth dates: why a mountain out of a molehill?
  71. TSA mistakes insulin pump for gun
  72. Eyeglasses in the seat back pocket
  73. Incase Neoprene Sleeve -- Checkpoint Friendly?
  74. epi pen
  75. Cooling the A320 landing gear with mobile air-conditioning unit !!!
  76. Global Entry fingerprint quest.
  77. using digital cameras/video cams during t/o & landing
  78. Tornadoes: Still A Danger to Airline Passengers
  79. Global Entry Only Charged Me $50
  80. Some PTVs INOP, should F/As do manual safety demo?
  81. Kicked Off Plane For Wearing Underwear?
  82. Body scanners at MAN and personal belongings?
  83. securing my laptop at the hotel room
  84. US immigration questions
  85. Advice - passport name ticket name mismatch
  86. Pdx elite security gone
  87. FYI - DHS will visit your site to interview multiple Global Entry applicants
  88. Can I Bring my Non-EU Passport Child Through the EU Line at LHR?
  89. Plane security breached by thief overnight
  90. Should I apply for Global Entry?
  91. Recovering "Surrendered" Items
  92. 'Trusted traveler' accused of hauling $1M of meth
  93. FA Sleeping on Flight
  94. Ziplocks inside ziplock in carry-on?
  95. $410K in change at airport security checkpoints in 2010
  96. GE vs. Privium, Dutch vs. American
  97. Must belts without buckles be removed?
  98. Little Dog in TSA Security Checkpoint Bin and...
  99. Aerosol Hairspray & Liquid Makeup
  100. Security Experiences during my trip: Generally good for the most part...
  101. Knitters Beware
  102. Global Entry - Walk thru when agent occupied
  103. The men and women up front
  104. Question about ATL Security After Customs
  105. Set up your own personal backscatter xray checkpoint
  106. traveling with with medication internationally
  107. Can my wife fly??
  108. Question on being questioned upon land entry into US
  109. Please Open Windowshades for Takeoffs and Landings please
  110. Global entry declarations
  111. Some TSOs are getting cold feet
  112. TSA.gov multi-lingual information - incorrect
  113. I always get "SSSS" when traveling from Canada. Is there anyway to make it go away?
  114. Police Officer as a Witness for TSA Patdown?
  115. AC passenger connecting through LAX: oohs & ahhs
  116. passport agency requesting additional documents
  117. Oxygen pressure
  118. brand new server taken from luggage
  119. Only guest in the building!
  120. ? about medication larger than 3 oz.
  121. Skies Are Now So Safe on U.S. Flights That Experts Turn Focus to 'Surface Threats'
  122. Thoroughness of CBP departure searches at land borders
  123. Overnight (domestic) connection on int'l itin; passport requirements?
  124. SFO TSA removing passport cover
  125. Anyone use a RFID blocking passport case?
  126. Are gel pack/wine coolers allowed by TSA?
  127. Friendly Skies!
  128. Hannukah Candles and Aluminum Foil - Allowed in Carry-On?
  129. Any Experience With TSA Damaged Bags?
  130. Alzheimers!?
  131. Haven't travelled in awhile...still 3oz. for carry-on?
  132. Global Entry question - omitted countries from application.
  133. Flew with a rather old expired DL at ORD, told to walk through scanner after opt-out
  134. Entry to the US- Please help this worried Brit!
  135. I lost all forms of id and now stuck
  136. Short Term Kidnap/Ransom Insurance?
  137. Entry to US on temporary Dutch passport?
  138. Why the patdown??
  139. Canadian through US Customs @LAX
  140. question on crossing US/CDN border
  141. Metal part used in trolley repair
  142. GE/SENTRI Clarification: One-way only, right?
  143. MMW preferred by DHS?
  144. NYT article on AA baggage handlers at JFK
  145. Mileage run to Mexico?
  146. GRB security 'CLOSED FOR LUNCH'!. Come back at 1:05 pm
  147. help with packing and declaring food/meds, and that 311 bag
  148. UVF (St Lucia) security
  149. Flying with a one way ticket?
  150. Going thru USA (liquids)
  151. Flying soon but i have no id
  152. Help TSAstatus.net build out a list of airports
  153. Help regarding medicines and spices
  154. New Passport With Defective Photo
  155. Can you carry-on a pie?
  156. best place to pack an AK47 empty shell
  157. Woman, 85, claims strip-search at JFK airport
  158. Avoiding TSA on visit to USA questions
  159. Global Entry newbie questions
  160. Sikh Coalition's Guidance on TSA Procedures
  161. new flyer questions - autism, kids, food, meds, electronics!
  162. manilla envelopes "confidential"
  163. Lost drivers license
  164. Steel Faceplate in Carryon?
  165. US Airways says it's OK to be forced to stand up for a 7-hour flight
  166. Global Entry in ATL
  167. Carry-on item question
  168. DFW
  169. How is LAX T1 for security?
  170. Advice for ABQ?
  171. Flying with temp driving license
  172. LAX T4 (AA & QF): Permanent Third Checkpoint?
  173. Declaring purchased goods after the fact?
  174. TSO swears at pax at IAD
  175. Strange things confiscated by security
  176. Terrorist Turkey Warning from DHS!
  177. Trusted Traveler w/ Companion
  178. News From Europe
  179. HKG PIck Pockets Inside Sterile Zone
  180. Anybody Seen any "Bravo" Exercises Lately?
  181. FAMs are "gone"?
  182. Airport agents and visa requirements
  183. Security of your carry on luggage
  184. Ugggh. Flashlight woes.
  185. Pocket Lint Causes Patdowns, according to photography magazine columnist
  186. Refund if scopes installed?
  187. Expedited airport screening for US military in the works
  188. First down the Jetway at select airports
  189. Title "Mr" appears as middle name
  190. ATL passport control is a pleasure.
  191. EU sets limits on body scanners
  192. They really need some hand sanitizer at the GE machines
  193. TSOs and Bluetooth headsets
  194. Are Regional Jets as safe as Mainline?
  195. Global Entry member passport checked at exit
  196. Screening Question Spouse Had DBS Surgery
  197. Pistole's speech at George Washington University
  198. Bringing a checked gun on a Delta flight
  199. TSA Pre✓ Expanding To Three More Airports
  200. I Almost Forgot.......
  201. Ticket or visa first?
  202. I have dual citizenship and I need help with the British Airways Advance Passenger
  203. Are USA passports stamped upon entrance to USA?
  204. TSA says "They don't take nude images anymore!"
  205. Connecting ATL PHL
  206. Non US resident, domestic US air travel, lost ID
  207. GE for British/UK citizens
  208. Global Entry - Infant?
  209. Gate pat downs at TPA
  210. DHS now in Hotels
  211. Fear of Flying
  212. tsa lock missing
  213. TSA may be downplaying WBI cancer risks
  214. checking in contact lens solution
  215. Dog Food and USDA Beagle
  216. Holloween
  217. USA finger print scanners - any problems using a different country's passport?
  218. Sometimes we need a chuckle: A Halloween cartoon
  219. CPAP machines
  220. New FAA Threat level
  221. Security in Canada/US attitude to Gift Wrapped Present
  222. Airport Security View Towards Having a Bag full of Vitamins
  223. What is acceptable ID?
  224. TSA at Harvard Square MBTA Station 10/25/2011?
  225. RE: Is a UPS a restricted item?
  226. "Get your freak on girl" writes TSA agent..
  227. LGW South Terminal: Use of NoS?
  228. New Global Entry process at LAX?
  229. Many thanks to everybody in TS&S
  230. Has anyone successfully gotten a Global Entry card AFTER enrolling in GE?
  231. Global Entry - Error message
  232. Concealed handguns on Amtrak
  233. Possible to use flight history tracks to analyse possible near miss?
  234. ORD TSO: "This is not an X-Ray Machine"
  235. Security gate questions on flying out of LAS
  236. How much radiation are you exposed to on a plane?
  237. TSA and "travel" laundry detergent
  238. BOS opt-out, carryon not in sight
  239. AIT & Pregnancy
  240. CATSA question - Travel with Ice Packs?
  241. Garment Bag Carry Ons?
  242. Help--Trip in 1 Week while Passport Languishes at Charleston Passport Agency
  243. CDG fun
  244. Number of bottles of liquid
  245. Currently have Global Entry, requested a card -- now I need to interview again?
  246. portable breastpump as carry on
  247. Liquid checks at the gate at SLC
  248. Getting into US under VISA Waiver while having a b1 visa
  249. Is Pimento Cheese a liquid?
  250. TSA Random Gate Inspection - Where to File Complaint?