Pro travel tip- Sept. 2022

Pro travel tip- Sept. 2022 Many passengers, when in a very long line at the baggage check, gaze fondly at the nearly inexistent lines and quick movements of the pre-check areas. Many ponder the thought of signing up in the future. Others take out their phones and begin the process right there.  TSA, air terminals, […]

TSA/CDC updates- Sept. 2022

TSA/CDC updates- Sept. 2022 Don’t forget – the countdown has begun! Beginning May 2, 2023, passengers 18 and older will need a state-issued compliant REAL ID (aka star ID) – or another acceptable form of ID at airport checkpoints. What other types of ID qualifies? U.S. passport U.S. passport card DHS trusted traveler cards […]

World Tourism Day Sept. 27, 2022

World Tourism Day Sept. 27, 2022 The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is the United Nations agency responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable, and universally accessible tourism.  It was at its third session (Torremolinos, Spain, Sept. 1979), when the UNWTO General Assembly decided to institute World Tourism Day, commencing in 1980. The timing of World […]

Airline news- Sept. 2022

Airline News – Business class Business class passengers’ requests are answered as companies take to the skies once more.  Alaska With Alaska’s EasyBiz®, travel planners have tools at hand to expedite the purchase process. Program benefits include- storing credit card information, creating traveler profiles for future reference, and granting others the ability to book tickets. […]

2018 Travel Outlook

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) nationally expects a screen a record number of people during the 2018 Thanksgiving season. TSA projects it will screen 25 million travelers between Friday, November 16 through Monday, November 26, making it one of TSA’s busiest Thanksgiving on record. This represents a 7 percent increase compared to this same period […]

Friendly Reminder For Driving In and Out of Friedman Memorial Airport

When arriving at the airport for a passenger drop off, if you plan to spend time in the terminal with your passengers before their flight, please do not leave your car unattended at the curb. We have created several 30 minute parking spots to allow you additional time. Parking is not allowed at the curbside drop […]

TSA Cares: A Resource for You

With the busy winter travel season upon us here at SUN, we’d like to remind you that resources are available to help ease your travel experiences. TSA has fantastic passenger support specialists who can provide on-the-spot assistance. Passengers with disabilities, medical conditions, or other special circumstances can  contact the TSA Cares helpline to arrange for […]