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  • Travelers are screened by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) workers at a security check point at O'Hare Airport on June 2, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.

    Authorities open extra screening lanes and used bomb-sniffing dogs to give some passengers a break from removing their shoes.

  • MONTREAL, May 27- The United Nation's aviation agency should avoid creating new checkpoints outside airport terminals as it draws up proposed global guidelines to improve security in the wake of recent attacks on travelers, the head of Airports Council International said on Friday. Angela Gittens, director general of the global airport trade group, said she...

  • What to expect for Memorial Day travel

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago as the summer travel season ramps up.

  • Pressure on the TSA

    Kip Hawley, Former Transportation Security Administration Administrator, discusses the increased scrutiny on the TSA as the summer travel season kicks off and gives his thoughts on what could be done to alleviate long lines.

  • Ready for long lines?

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago on the kick-off of the summer travel season.

  • Memorial day travel

    Tens of millions of Americans are taking to the roads, rails and skies this Memorial Day weekend. CNBC’s Phil LeBeau takes a look at what air travelers can expect.

  • Holiday travel outlook

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau takes a look at Memorial Day traffic numbers this holiday weekend.

  • TSA delays could cost billions of dollars: Expert

    Roger Dow, U.S. Travel Association, discusses the potential costs associated with long lines and delays at airports this summer.

  • Busy holiday travel expected this weekend

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau takes a look at what travelers can expect when they arrive at the airport this Memorial Day weekend as the summer travel season begins.

  • A shortage of staff and a surge in air travelers have created a nightmare scenario for the U.S. Transportation Security Administration, with airport wait times in places like Chicago having stretched beyond two hours. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, who oversees the TSA, said he asked Congress on Thursday for another $28 million to...

  • A shortage of staff and a surge in air travelers have created a nightmare scenario for the U.S. Transportation Security Administration, with airport wait times in places like Chicago having stretched beyond two hours. American, the world's biggest airline, wants TSA to create a senior internal role focused on traveler concerns, Philipovitch told a...

  • LOS ANGELES, May 26- Planes arriving and departing Los Angeles International Airport were delayed on Thursday after a problem with air-traffic control software briefly halted all flights, according to U.S. and local air traffic officials. The Federal Aviation Administration ordered a ground stop for all flights into and out of the airport at about 8 a.m. PDT,...

  • LOS ANGELES, May 26- Flights arriving and departing Los Angeles International Airport should expect delays due to "equipment issues," the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Thursday. Arrivals will be held up to 15 minutes, and departures will be delayed by up to 30 minutes, the FAA said in an online air traffic control advisory. A spokesman for the FAA did...

  • May 26- Flights arriving and departing Los Angeles International Airport should expect delays due to "equipment issues," the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said in an online air traffic control advisory. Arrivals will be held up to 15 minutes, and departures will be delayed up to 30 minutes, the notice said. Los Angeles World Airports, which operates LAX, did...

  • FLIGHTS ARRIVING AT LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT HELD UP TO 15 MINUTES DUE TO EQUIPMENT ISSUES- U.S.

  • A shortage of staff and a surge in air travelers have created a nightmare scenario for the U.S. Transportation Security Administration, with airport wait times in places like Chicago stretching beyond two hours. While TSA is taking steps to shorten lines such as hiring more full-time officers, it lacks the staffing to handle peak travel times this summer,...

  • AMERICAN AIRLINES EXEC SAYS HAD OVER 70,000 CUSTOMERS AND 40,000 CHECKED BAGS MISS FLIGHTS THIS YEAR BECAUSE OF DELAYED AIRPORT SCREENING.

  • Ryanair CEO on Brexit

    Michael O'Leary, Ryanair CEO, weighs in on the importance of the United Kingdom staying in the European Union.

  • Ryanair CEO: Best way to deal with terrorist

    Michael O'Leary, Ryanair CEO, says he is lowering ticket prices in an effort to send a strong message to terrorist - it's not going to make any difference, people are still going on holidays and keep going. Also O'Leary weighs in on how U.S. airports can deal with long security lines. Passengers have a "ludicrous" amount of bags, says O'Leary.

  • Delta hiring 300 people to assist TSA

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports an update on an automated security system operated by Delta in addition to the TSA.