Travelers who previously chose a pat-down at airports to avoid body scanners may no longer have the option. The US government quietly updated the rules concerning the use of body scanners, letting TSA agents make screening mandatory for some people. 39 more words
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(CBS) — Holiday travelers trying to fly into or out of Chicago today are facing new TSA rules. CBS 2’s Sandra Torres explains what it means on a very busy travel day. 273 more words
Going through airport security is about to get a bit different for some passengers: the Transportation Security Administration can now require some travelers to go through body scanners even if the person asks to get a full-body pat-down instead. 235 more words
I am getting ready to spend quite a bit of time traveling starting in two weeks and I decided to do a little research.
I have lost 13 lbs since June, so I don’t really care that much…but I was wondering what those airport body scanners can actually see when I step into them. 70 more words