On Tuesday, July 10, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced the start of TSA Pre✓™ operations at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT). At CLT, select US Airways frequent flyers and members of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Trusted Traveler program are now eligible to participate in the initiative. In addition to US Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines are also operational at CLT and eligible TSA Pre✓™ passengers traveling on these airlines may access the TSA Pre✓™ lane at Security Checkpoint B for expedited screening.
More than 1.7 million passengers have received expedited screening through TSA Pre✓™ security lanes since the initiative began last fall. TSA Pre✓™ is now available in 18 airports for select U.S. citizens traveling on Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and US Airways and members of CBP Trusted Traveler programs.
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"The partnership with US Airways, (Airport Director) Jerry Orr and the TSA team has made Charlotte one of the fastest and most secure airports in the nation," said Mark Haught, TSA's federal security director for Charlotte, in an article focusing on the aviation industry at thestreet.com
, a financial and economic trade publication.