With travel in Alaska expected to spike over the summer, Dr. Anne Zink said that offering single-dose shots at airports could be a key piece of the state’s vaccination puzzle.
The incident became one of the TSA’s latest pun-laden social media posts about absurd things people take with them when they fly.
The TSA, specifically addressing Southeast travelers, says to arrive 90 minutes early for flights.
They don’t take off their shoes, they don’t take out their laptops and their numbers are growing every day. Some 16,000 people per day are applying for the government’s airport pre-screening program.
The airline industry predicts it will see a 4 percent increase in passengers between June 1 and Aug. 31. The travel rush is contributing to the long waits at airport security checkpoints.
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson hopes that adding staff to security checkpoints will prevent longer wait times that had been projected for this summer.
TSA and Juneau airport officials hope the recently expanded baggage screening system will reduce airline departure delays
Pre-Check allows airline passengers to leave on their shoes, light jacket and belt.
Juneau Airport Manager Patty deLaBruere says luggage has been piling up in the lobby before morning flights, causing delays
The man accused of fatally shooting a TSA worker at Los Angeles International Airport last month has pleaded not guilty.