Where Can I Find Official Information About Airport Security?

With all of the recent and continuing changes to airport security, the Transportation Security Administration has a complete website to assist you with locating all the information you might need about how to travel smoothly and efficiently.

The Traveler’s Page on the TSA website at http://www.tsa.gov/travelers/ provides you with comprehensive information divided into three main areas:

1. What To Know Before You Go – Links to information on security measures, how to travel with food and gifts, the 3-1-1 rule for liquid carry-ons, prohibited items, and methods to quickly and easily get through the security line.

2. Special Needs – Provides links to information for travelers with disabilities, medical conditions, traveling with children, special items, military and, religious/cultural needs.

3. Need Help? – Provides links to the TSA Contact Center, Claims Management Branch, assistance with printing a boarding pass, Travel Agent resources, and a forum to talk to the TSA.

Visit the TSA website at http://www.tsa.gov/travelers/ prior to travel and ensure that you have a safe and smooth trip!


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