Beginning sometime in 2016, TSA is expected to require Real ID compliant driver’s licenses or other compliant IDs to board US domestic commercial flights, which many air travelers don’t possess. Ned Levi explores the problem and what to do if your state doesn’t comply.
Sometimes maps show the world in a different way. Here is a collection of some that do. Will TSA cause problems for passengers without the right drivers license? Plus, 12 great scenic railroads.
Malaysia is sure debris is from a 777, TSA chief promises improvements in bomb detection, Etihad sued over injuries caused by obese passenger
Delta to invest in China Eastern rather than provide discounts to customers, man goes through TSA and boards plane without ticket, LaGuardia to get big makeover
Despite having their ID’s and Passports lost or stolen US Nationals traveling domestically or internationally will still be able to fly home without too much hassle if they are prepared and follow straightforward procedures.
Whistleblower faults TSA’s PreCheck program, Delta debuts new terminal that separates the haves and have-nots, public playgrounds are being created for senior citizens
Carnival Cruise Lines sets limits for bottled beverages allowing only one bottle of wine or champagne, IATA introduces carry-on baggage size guidelines, TSA missed workers on terror watch list
TSA recently failed 96% of the Inspector General’s security checkpoint tests. Ned Levi examines DHS Secretary Johnson’s directives to improve TSA to determine if they address their systemic problems which caused the checkpoint test failures.
EXCLUSIVE: Undercover DHS tests find security failures at US airports A recent internal investigation by the Department of Homeland Security found that undercover agents were able to smuggle mock explosives or banned weapons through security checkpoints at dozens of US airports. The series of tests were conducted by Homeland Security Red Teams who pose as […]
TSA relies on its L3 ProVision full body scanners, which use millimeter wave (MMW), terahertz radio frequency technology to detect objects concealed by air travelers at TSA security checkpoints. These scanners are in use at major and midsized US airports, scanning travelers from head to foot looking for weapons, explosives and other prohibited items. It’s […]