TSA to Discuss and Demonstrate How to Properly Pack, Declare and Travel with Firearms in Checked Luggage

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will host a media availability on Wednesday, February 28 at the Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport to demonstrate how to pack and travel with a firearm and will discuss/demonstrate the increase of prohibited items found in travelers’ carry-on luggage during airport security screening operations. Additionally, TSA will provide travel tips in preparation of Spring Break travel season and provide video opportunity at airport security checkpoint.

WHO: TSA media spokesperson, TSA airport security checkpoint

WHAT: Photo and video opportunities of display items and airport security checkpoint. TSA officers will facilitate B-roll access to media at airport security checkpoint operations.

WHEN: Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Arrive anytime between 10:00 a.m. – noon RSVP to [email protected]

News organizations will be allotted 15 minute increments on a first-come-first-served basis, respond via email to reserve time slot.

WHERE: TSA will have a table and display in airport lobby


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