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Priority Small Packages
- All travelers 18 years of age and over will be asked to show a valid government-issued photo ID (ie. driver's license, passport) during the ticketing process and at the security checkpoint.
- Only ticketed passengers are allowed beyond security checkpoint. If assisting an unaccompanied child, elderly person or special needs passenger, check with your airline to see if you qualify for a access pass to the gate.
- Families of military may accompany a departing and arriving military family member to the airline gate and can remain with them until they board their aircraft. Family members must receive a pass from the airline that the military member is flying. A pass and a photo ID is required to get through the security checkpoint. For more information, contact your airline.
- Passengers are limited to one carry-on bag and one personal item (briefcase, backpack, laptop computer or purse). All other items should be checked at the ticket counter, electronic kiosk or curbside.
- Electronic devices (including cell phones and pagers), keys, loose change and any other metal items should be placed inside your carry-on bag until you clear security.
- Laptop computers should be removed from carrying cases for screening. Trays are provided to protect your computer during screening.
- Outer coats and jackets must be removed and screened.
- TSA recommends passengers remove shoes for screening at the checkpoint. Many shoes contain metal in their construction and removing them prior to screening may save you from additional screening.
- No sharp objects of any kind will be permitted through security checkpoint. For a current list of permitted and prohibited items, visit the TSA website.
Hunting, Fishing, and Sportsman
- Firearms and ammunition are only allowed as checked baggage.
- Firearms must be unloaded, in locked case and declared to the airline.
- Handguns may be in a locked case inside checked baggage.
- A "Firearms Unloaded" form will be required upon check-in and must be placed INSIDE the case with the firearm.
- Ammunition must be in a factory box/suitable container and declared to airline personnel.
- Failure to comply may result in criminal and civil penalties
- Knives and cutting devices must be placed in checked baggage.
- Tackle box and equipment must be placed in checked luggage.
- Flammable items, such as stove fuel and propane are not permitted in checked or carry-on bags.
The Transportation Security Administration works to ensure the safety and security of the nation's aviation system. If you have comments, concerns or complaints, please contact them at 866.289.9673.