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Tsa Precheck Program

Now You Can Enroll In Pre-Check At Charlotte Douglas

AP | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration has opened an enrollment office at Charlotte Douglas International Airport where p...

Security Just Got Speedier

AP | Posted 04.29.2014 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration is expanding its PreCheck expedited screening program to passengers on international airl...

Airport Survival: 5 Easy Ways to Keep Your "Cool" When Traveling

Carolyn W. Paddock | Posted 03.16.2014 | Travel
Carolyn W. Paddock

Unless you're traveling on your own private jet on your time table, the "getting there" is almost never without problems. Here are some of my most effective insider tips to help you travel smarter.

Skip the Lines: Expedited Security and Immigration Programs

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.07.2013 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Fortunately, a few programs let you avoid some of the worst of those lines, at least sometimes, and at some airports and borders. The key is to get into a "trusted traveler" program. Once in, you can bypass at least some of the usual repetitive hassles every time you travel.

TSA's Pre-Check Program Expanding

AP | Posted 09.05.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON -- Travelers could soon be able to keep their shoes on while going through security at more airports around the country. The U.S. Transpor...

Your Air Travel Questions Answered

George Hobica | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel
George Hobica

Wondering what to do if you've been reassigned to an economy seat? Or if you miss your plane because of a ridiculously long security line? What are the different rules for going through security between connecting flights?

New TSA PreCheck: Elitist, Confusing, Mysterious, Maddening

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics
Blake Fleetwood

If you are under 12 or over 75--in like Flynn. No worries. No more long TSA security lines involving taking off your shoes or taking out your laptop...etc... But for the rest of us flyers, it's a secret new "E-ZPass" program of sorts: "Managed Inclusion" is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma, to paraphrase Winston Churchill.

POLL: Is It Too Easy To Lose The TSA's Trust?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.23.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

As the TSA moves toward what it calls an "intelligence-driven, risk-based approach to security," maybe it's worth asking how intelligent some of its new systems really are.

TSA's 'Pre-Check' Program Expands

AP | By EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 02.08.2012 | Travel

WASHINGTON -- A new passenger screening program to make check-in more convenient for certain travelers is being expanded to 28 more major U.S. airport...