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TSA and American Airlines to launch new checkpoints to cut wait times up to 30%

TSA and American Airlines to launch new checkpoints to cut wait times up to 30%

The Transportation Security Administration has teamed up with American Airlines to test out new security checkpoint lines in Los Angeles and three other airports with the hope of cutting wait times by 30%.

By the fall, the TSA and American Airlines plan to open at least two new lines at each of the following airports: Los Angeles International Airport, Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Miami International Airport.

The Fort Worth-based carrier is spending $5 million on the new checkpoints.

The new checkpoints are similar to two new TSA lanes designed and funded by Delta Air Lines in May in...

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