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UPDATE: U.S. Delays REAL ID Deadline Due to COVID-19 Impact to October 1, 2021

 

UPDATE**

  • The Department of Homeland Security is delaying the Real ID enforcement deadline another 12 months to Oct. 1, 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
  • All 50 states have an extension, which means passengers can continue to use their current driver’s licenses as usual for domestic travel.

The deadline for compliance with REAL ID requirements, which was set to begin on Oct. 1, has been delayed, President Donald Trump announced on Monday during a coronavirus (COVID-19) news briefing.

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Here Are the U.S. Airports with the Shortest and Longest Wait Times at Security

For many travelers, TSA security checks are the first true test of whether their travels will be a positive experience or not. Going through these checkpoints can be a stressful and time-consuming process that can also contribute to people missing their flights. Continue reading Here Are the U.S. Airports with the Shortest and Longest Wait Times at Security

JetBlue Is Expanding Its Use of Facial Recognition Technology

No passport required on some JetBlue flights.  Having your face scanned to ensure you are who you say you are may sound like something out of a dystopian film or science-fiction movie, but that’s exactly where the future of air travel is heading.
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Here’s What You Need to Know About the Upcoming REAL ID Deadline

With the final deadline for the REAL ID Act coming up, travelers everywhere will soon be impacted by new rules for flying domestically at every airport in the U.S., as the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will soon stop accepting standard driver’s license or ID cards at airport security checkpoints. Continue reading Here’s What You Need to Know About the Upcoming REAL ID Deadline