Transportation Industry

FLL adds Southwest to TSA PreCheck program

Southwest Airlines is the latest carrier at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to join the Transportation Security Administration's expedited screening program called TSA PreCheck, the federal agency announced Thursday. Through the program, pre-approved passengers of Southwest, United, American, Delta and Alaska airlines, as well as Virgin America and US Airways, are allowed to leave shoes, light jackets and belts on, and not have to pull out a laptop or small containers of liquids and gels from carry-on bags. "TSA is happy to offer this efficient, thorough and customer service-oriented security enhancement to even more travelers out of Fort Lauderdale,"...