Delta’s Also Planning to Invest Millions in Assisting the TSA

Amid the continued long lines plaguing the nation’s airports, American Airlines and United Airlines both committed around $4 million to assist the TSA with the screening process in hopes of reducing wait times for passengers. Today, Delta Air Lines has become the third major airline to spend around $4 million to aid the TSA in processing passengers…

10 Ways to Get Through Airport Security Faster

Getting through airport security can be one of the most frustrating aspects of traveling — especially with the TSA having the number of issues that we’ve been seeing in the news lately. Passengers have reported outlandish security checkpoint wait times, airlines (specifically American and United) have had to call in millions of dollars’ worth of reinforcements to help…

TSA’s Head of Airport Security Removed from Office

If you’ve traveled through US airports any time in the past couple of weeks, you’ve heard about (or experienced) the long wait times at TSA security checkpoints across the country. You’ve been told to get TSA PreCheck to get expedited security, and you’ve probably been advised to get to the airport significantly earlier than you normally would….

Air Travel to Hit Record Highs This Summer

If it seems as if your social media feeds are full of headlines about excruciating airport security lines, opinion pieces on how to fix the TSA’s problems, and #IHateTheWait-branded photos, you’re not imagining it. And we’ve got some bad news: It’s probably going to get worse — and quickly. Airlines for America (A4A), the trade organization…

TSA PreCheck Expands to Four New Airlines

As you’ve probably heard by now, TSA security checkpoint wait times have been incredibly long in recent weeks — sometimes resulting in waits of two hours or more. It’s even gotten so bad that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has threatened to get rid of the TSA in New York-area airports, replacing…

Port Authority Threatens to Replace TSA at New York City’s Airports

Traveling this summer is looking like it’s going to be a nightmare for those who don’t have TSA PreCheck. The TSA is warning of longer-than-usual security checkpoint lines at airports across the country. In some cases, airlines have started speaking out against the TSA, as many of their customers are missing flights — even after…

Alaska is Offering PreCheck for 10k Miles: Here’s Why You Should Look Elsewhere

We often write about why you should get TSA PreCheck — the benefits of expedited security at 100-plus airports around the country are hard to deny, after all. If you haven’t yet joined the program, offers like this most recent one from Alaska Airlines may pique your interest. Currently, the carrier will let you redeem…