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Official Twitter account of the Transportation Security Administration. Read our social media policy at https://t.co/A7wXAUpEqU.

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Joined Twitter 11/16/11


We think #NationalTapeMeasureDay is the perfect time to point out the importance of #socialdistancing. We’re making… https://t.co/yEGoosL3Js
7/14
2020
Packing for your trip and wondering what can and cannot go in your carryon? We’ve got you covered! Simply visit us… https://t.co/0Cik2J663lIt’s #NationalFrenchFryDay! Whether curly, crinkled, wedged or waffle, your fries can fly! Condiments however, will… https://t.co/hmGy5TJA18Wondering what you can carry on, place in checked baggage or should leave at home? #PackSmart and learn exactly wha… https://t.co/dGnvbb9QZW
7/13
2020
This loaded handgun is one of more than a dozen firearms discovered Thursday in carry-on luggage by @TSA officers a… https://t.co/NWAbavkgXH
Retweeted by TSABeginning October 1, 2021, travelers must present REAL ID-compliant identification at the #TSA checkpoint. Take thi… https://t.co/SUVqAhK1E4Not flown since March? You may notice plastic shielding installed at various locations throughout the TSA checkpoin… https://t.co/2dRjrnHkxNTraveling with hand sanitizer? Until further notice, TSA is allowing passengers to bring hand sanitizer up to 12oz… https://t.co/gomslQB24x
7/10
2020
Practicing #SocialDistancing? When the time comes, most applications for TSA #PreCheck can be renewed online and do… https://t.co/RgQUDX68Q1#SFO remains open during the #COVID19 pandemic because of the thousands of essential workers who show up for work e… https://t.co/kEhjF7NAug
Retweeted by TSATSA remains committed to the health and safety of our frontline workers and airline travelers. We continue to routi… https://t.co/oKUQhmMKgn
7/9
2020
NEWS: Active TWIC and HME holders can use their credentials to obtain #TSAPreCheck™. Read the full press release:… https://t.co/uE0OVW5pnWWe've been talking a lot about #SocialDistancing but imagining 6 feet can be hard sometimes. So here's a handy char… https://t.co/5HjoNlEMUGVIDEO: You wouldn't guess all the crazy things people have tried to bring through our security checkpoints. Check o… https://t.co/uwJhYmjxzd
7/8
2020
Today, I met with the #TSAworkforce from @BostonLogan and hosted a Town Hall there. I am proud to be a part of an i… https://t.co/tbkzw82vhf
Retweeted by TSAOn June 23, I announced key objectives for @TSA over the next two years in my Administrator’s Intent 2.0. I look fo… https://t.co/nvXy1if2KN
Retweeted by TSADue to the #COVID19 pandemic, #REALID enforcement deadline has been moved to October 1, 2021. Learn more at… https://t.co/NOqFPdSjIcA passenger flying out of Huntington Tri-State Airport made the mistake of packing his shotgun in a soft-sided guit… https://t.co/svjhqDmgOW
Retweeted by TSA#DYK pre-moistened #wipes are allowed in carry-on bags without size restrictions or packing limits. They also don’t… https://t.co/kTTl4TOGjkTSA officers detected this stun-gun/flashlight in a traveler's carry-on bag at BWI Airport yesterday. Leave stun gu… https://t.co/BYhxcKh6Zx
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7/7
2020
Have questions on ID requirements? Reach out to the #TSAContactCenter at (866) 289-9673 to speak with a live agent… https://t.co/DibiWLVN9XIf you're planning to travel on #NationalFriedChickenDay, know that your wings are good to fly. Avoid fowl play and… https://t.co/hevpENCeIK
7/6
2020
Are you ready for REAL ID? #TSA would like to hear from you in order to improve communications about #REALID and th… https://t.co/Jq9J5k4xgu#FollowFriday feature this week is us! Have you checked out our award-winning @instagram account? Do you love trave… https://t.co/TwaX8uTDP8Passengers are encouraged to #TravelHealthy and are allowed to wear a mask during the #TSA screening process. Pleas… https://t.co/BmzE3vRzzd
7/3
2020
Earlier in the week we released our @TSA #StayHealthyStaySecure campaign. We continue to do our part to keep the tr… https://t.co/TGZxyHBLJe
Retweeted by TSA#DidYouKnow Pre-moistened #wipes are allowed in carry-on bags without any size restriction or packing requirements.… https://t.co/kXGGtFfxJBCongratulations to TSA Explosives Detection K9 Handlers Moody (left) and O’Hanlon and their K9s, Obliex and Proto,… https://t.co/eQe671FyqV
Retweeted by TSAOn this #July4th holiday weekend I’d like to thank those who are working around the clock to ensure travelers arriv… https://t.co/3XE6AKFL15
Retweeted by TSAAs you get ready for your weekend, remember that bang snaps, firecracker, fireworks, and sparklers are not allowed… https://t.co/Yk2x9L8wed
7/2
2020
Due to the #COVID19 pandemic, #REALID enforcement deadline has been moved to October 1, 2021. Learn more more at… https://t.co/V9y130rcalVIDEO: Traveling with food? Try placing your food items into a plastic bags and then placing that bag into the bin.… https://t.co/tVGLxz0cchReminder: Please do not bring fireworks ore related items to the airport. You are not allowed to fly with them in c… https://t.co/X5kA23a03E
Retweeted by TSA#Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. Travelers are encourage… https://t.co/4d9kkkTWb7Happy 50th Birthday, @FLETC! Since 2012 we have partnered with FLETC, which is home to the TSA Academy. At the Acad… https://t.co/5u85sphdJF
7/1
2020
VIDEO: #TravelTip from TSA. #PackSmart and stay healthy! Check your pockets for loose items and place them in your… https://t.co/VZmOEgb2ubNEWS: @TSA_Pekoske announces ‘Stay Healthy Stay Secure’ Campaign prior to the Independence Day holiday weekend. Rea… https://t.co/k6HaydezVNToday, I announced our “Stay Healthy Stay Secure” campaign, which represents airport checkpoint modifications to co… https://t.co/LXEiA8TUw7
Retweeted by TSAUsing social media to talk about #SocialMediaDay makes our head hurt! Follow all of our accounts for the latest and… https://t.co/Ma78e6bRdM
6/30
2020
Here's the 5th gun discovered in carry-on luggage in 2020 by @TSA officers @fly_Bur. Nationwide, TSA has discovered… https://t.co/ro5skPAnQT
Retweeted by TSA#DidYouKnow you can pack cameras and accessories in carry-on or checked luggage. Place any undeveloped film in carr… https://t.co/cuu7X6jZy0Preparing for #holidaytravel? Download the latest version of the MyTSA #app for your mobile device. Get 24/7 access… https://t.co/e2bgNvB5MCGun-shaped knife was detected in a passenger's carry-on bag by @TSA at T.F. Green International Airport this past w… https://t.co/OOdY3XIx08
Retweeted by TSATSA EMPLOYEES: Take time for your own well-being & that of those around you. Stay active, eat well, get enough slee… https://t.co/1HjHhfd1ko
6/29
2020
Check out how #TSA Security Specialist Todd Andrews' quick thinking help save his wife's leg. Shout out to @FLETC f… https://t.co/xwANcVqokYFollow @TSAmedia_SariK for regional travel news and helpful information before your flight. #FollowFriday https://t.co/4wmvx7nIPYFollow @TSAmedia_SariK for regional travel news and helpful information before your flight. #FollowFriday https://t.co/zTqUK3vdibTraveling soon? It’s recommended to maintain 6 ft. of physical distance, or 2 meters for our metrics friends. Do yo… https://t.co/3IxqMOFoWP
6/26
2020
VIDEO: Traveling with food? Try placing your food items into a plastic bags and then placing that bag into the bin.… https://t.co/IeMcShwwYgVIDEO: #PackSmart! To help get you through security quicker, consider taking the time to empty out your pockets bef… https://t.co/iBiUoSqYeQTraveling with hand sanitizer? Until further notice, TSA is allowing passengers to bring hand sanitizer up to 12oz… https://t.co/o0n1vvN5Ne#Travelers: Flying soon? Remember to #PackSafe! @TSA temporarily increased the amount of hand sanitizing products y… https://t.co/YyIsvgjumU
Retweeted by TSATSA EMPLOYEES: For the latest agency information on #COVID19, download the TSANews mobile app. The app is a valuabl… https://t.co/CrEiJ74RuE
6/25
2020
Summer means sandals. Sandals means no socks (hopefully). No socks means...bare feet when going through security? N… https://t.co/n5bhBzF8hFBeginning October 1, 2021, travelers must present REAL ID-compliant identification at the #TSA checkpoint. Take thi… https://t.co/Jlnx6EAQWN
6/24
2020
Veterans, bring your experience to a new mission! Join us for the Virtual Career Fair for #Veterans on June 25 to l… https://t.co/rcmOP5950rToday, I’ve published my second Administrator’s Intent to carry out objectives outlined in @TSA’s strategic plan th… https://t.co/6NZzbfolZm
Retweeted by TSAVIDEO: Avoid cross-contamination and #PackSmart! Take the time to empty out your pockets when you arrive at the sec… https://t.co/glmw0ilSVD
6/23
2020
A male passenger departing @SanDiegoAirport Sunday was cited by law enforcement and faces a fine after @TSA officer… https://t.co/OdLMnERtCU
Retweeted by TSAIt's #TakeYourCatToWorkDay and while your cat may not be able to answer your travel related questions, our team at… https://t.co/53iSl4KFbf#TSAofficer vigilance never stops. Despite lower passenger volume, travelers continue to be stopped with firearms i… https://t.co/2uKTluMVrZ
6/22
2020
Happy #FathersDay! When traveling with your little ones, remember that baby carriers and booster/car seats must go… https://t.co/sVV6mzGJvt
6/21
2020
We're available! #TSAK9 https://t.co/Y7MQQNveAP https://t.co/X1Yb1OXkGoTSA EMPLOYEES: Don't forget you have access to a full range of resources to help deal with stress, finances, childc… https://t.co/jYT70rhGcsThese days it's important to #PackSmart. When removing items from your pockets at the security checkpoint, put them… https://t.co/RtFzCPfyGoToday I acknowledge and honor #Juneteenth and am incredibly proud of the #TSAWorkforce for their resilience through… https://t.co/GkNkpZwZD2
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6/19
2020
.@TSA has designed new protective screens for use at various locations within the checkpoint area in addition to th… https://t.co/lvBM5yO7oB
Retweeted by TSADid you know that @TSA officers will change their gloves between each pat-down? Now you know! They will also put on… https://t.co/OlPQ1N7HDP
Retweeted by TSAGuess they won't be using that to download the MyTSA app...😬 https://t.co/oZoq70VMb3 @dog_rates what do you think? 14/10? https://t.co/F35U3ON8JjWe're giving a 14/10 for this good boy! Read TTirado's story and learn all about this jet-setting pup:… https://t.co/OcyzhoMktQIt's #InternationalSushiDay! If you are traveling with food, you can place the items in a plastic bags & then place… https://t.co/5YtfPhlsNh
6/18
2020
@yoohyeonpdf Good question. While not specifically on our prohibited items list for flights within the U.S., we rec… https://t.co/7WsjBRAvLuVIDEO: TSA understands that members of the transgender community may have questions about the screening process. Le… https://t.co/MyS82IVG3rDue to circumstances related to #COVID19 @DHSgov is extending the #RealID enforcement deadline to 10/1/2021. At tha… https://t.co/PfGqUiL6xDHappy #PrideMonth to our @TSA family. Each day, I am inspired by the diversity of our #TSAWorkforce, which strength… https://t.co/l4U9TS6hn4
Retweeted by TSABLOG: Ever get through security and realize your phone battery is less than 20%? Now what do you do? Don’t be negat… https://t.co/eOWztGfoby#DidYouKnow that June is #NationalSafetyMonth? At TSA, we are committed to protect the safety and security of the n… https://t.co/BQmcRCUYIrHave questions on ID requirements or in need of assistance while going through security? Reach out to the… https://t.co/0GeBYQaGcxGreat job by our team at @FLLFlyer! https://t.co/3zg6HYU6U3
6/17
2020
If you haven't flown since the pandemic, @TSA requests that you practice social distancing while going through the… https://t.co/Y6Cdajw0y9
Retweeted by TSAVIDEO: #TSAofficers encounter some unexpected items in the course of their work protecting the nation's transportat… https://t.co/qRaUNC1K5h#FaceMasks can be worn through the TSA screening process however if the mask has metal, it may need additional scre… https://t.co/yjGYIsn4hGWhat in the world was this guy thinking when he packed this 9 mm gun with 16-inch folding barrel and a magazine loa… https://t.co/j5aWLB07Jx
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6/16
2020
Man missed his flight out of @LGAairport yesterday after @TSA officers detected what appeared to be a pipe bomb--me… https://t.co/C8Z1xTqH1y
Retweeted by TSACheck out this good catch from @LGAairport! Questions on what you can and cannot take through airport security? As… https://t.co/rZkeHQKfzMHave questions on whether an item can fly? Use our “Can I Bring My...” tool to see if an item is permitted or prohi… https://t.co/GsEQR1MSawGreat tour of the new @LGAairport Terminal B, which embraces emerging technologies and processes, all while advanci… https://t.co/UFuY0aec3d
Retweeted by TSA#DidYouKnow Pre-moistened #wipes are allowed in carry-on bags without any size restriction or packing requirements.… https://t.co/Amfwf3hMPs
6/15
2020
Happy Birthday, @USArmy! You don't look a day over 200! Don't forget that active duty service members receive… https://t.co/3HwI6W5hjr
6/14
2020
@rose_rosa47 Good morning, Rosa! Dry seasonings are allowed in carry-on bags. They may require add’l screening, to… https://t.co/bDkdAldbIN
6/13
2020
I visited @Reagan_Airport to get a firsthand look at all the new procedures and technologies being deployed in resp… https://t.co/pxpSOeC0aY
Retweeted by TSAAs the first U.S. government agency to embrace social care, @AskTSA is doing even more to help the traveling public… https://t.co/FBO47JhPQe#DYK TSA officers will change their gloves with each pat-down. Also, passengers may request TSA officers to change… https://t.co/NOjstcBEBXHave questions about the airport screening experience? We have live agents on social media that can help! Tweet to… https://t.co/skmV3kDWyW
6/12
2020
I'm honored to be this year's executive chair for @TKOHUNGER's #FedsFeedFamilies campaign. Incredibly proud of the… https://t.co/nONms8giN3
Retweeted by TSATSA is allowing travelers to bring hand sanitizer up to 12oz in carry-on bags until further notice. Passengers shou… https://t.co/fcqVDUWABH
6/10
2020
Download the MyTSA #app for 24/7 access to the most frequently requested travel tips and security information:… https://t.co/zv3NnLvVHi @trulyours008 That's true! Although all states won’t have a star, generally REAL ID-compliant cards are marked with… https://t.co/oiZH3KaB3w
6/9
2020
Beginning October 1, 2021, if you plan to use a state-issued ID or license to fly within the U.S., make sure it’s R… https://t.co/uRB0OVnNti
6/8
2020

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