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An American Airlines Boeing 737 Max jet at Miami International Airport in March 2019.

The Boeing 737 Max may not return to the skies until 2020

American Airlines removed Boeing's 737 Max, which crashed in Ethiopia and Indonesia in the last nine months, from its plane roster until November.
Five TSA agents were injured from the attack.

A 19-year-old injured five TSA agents at a Phoenix airport in a ‘brazen physical attack’

One TSA officer went to the hospital and four went to urgent-care clinics after the attack.

Hundreds of TSA agents will be sent to the border this summer to help immigration officials as the influx of migrants skyrockets to a 12-year high ...

The TSA doesn't initially plan to send workers from airport security checkpoints, CNN reports, but some areas could lose 10% of their staff.
TSA body scanner.

TSA body scanners may be more likely to trigger false alarms if you’re black or overweight

Body scanners used at TSA airport checkpoints may be more likely to trigger false alarms if you're black or overweight.
A handgun was discovered in the man's checked bag.

TSA catches man smuggling a handgun hidden in a DVD player at JFK Airport

The TSA discovered 91 guns in the carry-on bags of the 16.3 million passengers in screened between April 8 and April 14.
Major airlines are adding non-binary gender designations to their ticketing options.

Major airlines are adding non-binary gender options for boarding passes

Delta, American, Southwest and more will allow passengers to select another option in addition to male or female in the booking process later in 2019.
A Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) worker looks on as passengers pass through security at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, on January 24, 2019.

JetBlue CEO: Air travel is nearing a ‘tipping point’ because of the government shutdown

The airline's boss is warning of long lines, delayed flights, and even cancellations as the government shutdown enters day 35.
Furloughed federal workers and those aligned with them protest the partial government shutdown in the Hart Senate Office Building on Wednesday in Washington DC.

SHUTDOWN DAY 35: Federal workers miss 2nd paycheck in a row, as Democrats reject Trump’s hint of compromise on wall funding

Federal workers were to miss their second paycheck of the shutdown Friday after the rejection of Donald Trump's idea of a border-wall down payment.
TSA employees have been required to work without pay during the federal government shutdown.

TSA workers are reportedly living in their cars and not taking medicine because they can’t afford it

Transportation Security Administration employees are feeling the strain of a partial federal government shutdown that has reached its 34th day.

TSA has found money to give employees transit and parking benefits during the government shutdown

According to TSA administrator David Pekoske, the agency's employees will continue to get free parking and public transit during the shutdown.