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The TSA PreCheck program keeps growing – it’s now available at more than 115 U.S. airports – and I keep getting questions about it. Many ask how they can participate and the good news is, it’s easier than ever. Here areáseven questions. 1. What is “faster” security? PreCheck is essentially a pre-9/11 security experience: Passengers … Read How to Get a Faster Airport Security Experience with TSA PreCheckPosted In: TSA Security
Any list of big tippers has to include Taylor Swift. The singer (and sizeable entourage) recently ran up an $800 bill at a restaurant in Philly and left a $500 tip. Which pales in comparison to the gratuity left by an anonymous customer at Brewski’s Bar in Ogden, Utah. The tab: $215. The tip: $5,000! … Read Should You Tip a Hero? Five Reasons to Skip Gratuities on PlanesPosted In: Airline News, TSA Security
The U.S. Department of Justice says its main motivation in trying to block merger of American Airlines and US Airways is fairness to the consumer. They believe a merger will send ticket prices soaring. While we all appreciate this concern (but where was it when the mergers of Delta, Southwest and United went off without … Read 3 Ways Government Could Lower Airfare Right NowPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, TSA Security
Most of us are used to the long lines at the airport security checkpoints – some can probably even recite the TSA’s banned items list by heart (“No liquids over 3.4 ounces”). Listen as Rick Seaney tells editor Anne McDermott ways to make security easier (he says it can be done!): We understand the mission … Read 5 Ways Airport Security is Getting BetterPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, TSA Security
Airlines and passengers made headlines this year – as did security officers – and here are the some of those stories. We saved the best for last. 1. American Airlines Delays, Cancelations American spent the year in bankruptcy proceedings amidst speculation of a merger with a variety of potential partners (US Airways is now seen … Read 8 Big Air Travel News Stories of 2012Posted In: Airline Fees, Airline News, Travel Safety, TSA Security