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9 More Airports to Receive Global Entry Service

9 More Airports to Receive Global Entry Service
Ryan Boyd

Global Entry, a service operated by Customs and Border Protection that allows airport passengers to bypass long customs lines by swiping a card and scanning their fingerprints,  will be expanding to nine more airports by April 3 of 2017, according to an announcement made on Tuesday. This expansion, per to the announcement, is planned for airports in the following cities:

  • Fairbanks, Alaska
  • Oakland, California
  • Sacramento, California
  • San Jose, California
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Houston, Texas
  • Burlington, Vermont

In order to use Global Entry, flyers must complete an online application detailing their travel histories as well as pay a $100 fee for a period of five years.

To read more on this story, go to USA Today.

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View Comments (2)


  1. scnzzz

    October 7, 2016 at 8:10 am

    SJC already has GE, and has had this for some time now.

  2. eng3

    October 17, 2016 at 8:24 am

    There is no swiping of any cards when using GE. You just scan your passport and fingerprints

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