- Airport security fix: better training - for humans and dogs Updated: Jun-28-16 11:33 am
GLYNCO, Georgia - Covering their ears, 192 future airport security officers watched from a grandstand as Larry Colburn detonates a plastic-explosives device like the one carried by the underwear bomber in a failed attempt to blow up a plane on Christmas Day 2009.
- No TSA PreCheck on your boarding pass? This might be why Updated: Jun-24-16 11:15 am
NEW YORK - Thousands of fliers enrolled in trusted traveler programs such as PreCheck aren't getting the expedited screening they paid for because of clerical errors with their reservations.
- TSA reminds travelers that fireworks can't fly Updated: Jun-22-16 7:01 am
WASHINGTON - Don't try to fly with your fireworks this Fourth of July.
- Shooting disrupts operations at Dallas Love Field Updated: Jun-10-16 7:04 pm
DALLAS - It doesn't take much to disrupt a major airport these days, with travel increasing and federal security screeners straining to keep up.
- Boise Airport screener finds 2 handguns within an hour Updated: Jun-10-16 3:10 pm
BOISE, Idaho - A Transportation Security Administration officer at the Boise Airport detected two handguns within an hour at a security checkpoint.
- More travelers sign up for airport programs, only to wait Updated: Jun-09-16 2:45 pm
NEW YORK - A growing number of travelers are signing up for the government's expedited airport screening programs, only to face another wait.
- Man facing charges after caught with loaded gun at airport Updated: Jun-07-16 4:36 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - A man has been cited on state weapons charges after he was caught with a loaded gun at a security checkpoint at Richmond International Airport.
- Official: Man found with replica grenade at BWI airport Updated: Jun-06-16 5:25 am
BALTIMORE - Officials say a man has been caught with a replica grenade at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
- TSA to accept Oklahoma IDs that don't follow federal law Updated: Jun-01-16 1:12 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Transportation Security Administration officials say it'll continue to accept Oklahoma driver's licenses as valid identification for domestic flights for a couple more years even though they don't comply with a federal act calling for states to improve their ID systems.
- Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders out Updated: Jun-01-16 3:06 am
While intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and planes at U.S. airports, the federal Transportation Security Administration is not keeping up with the threat or doing enough to help airports identify their vulnerabilities, according to a government report.
- Few Memorial Day airport headaches, most wait times bearable Updated: May-30-16 7:08 pm
MIAMI - Travelers who had braced for long lines and long waits were instead moving through most U.S. airports fairly quickly Monday, as the busy Memorial Day travel weekend drew to close.