The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will be hosting a “Pop-Up” PreCheck Enrollment event at Tri-Cities Airport (TRI), December 7-11.

The temporary enrollment center will be open for interviews Monday – Friday from 8 AM-Noon and 1-5 PM. The enrollment center will be located just inside the main entrance of the terminal.

TSA PreCheck is an expedited security screening program that allows passengers to not remove shoes, laptops, liquids, belts and light jackets. According to TSA, 100% of TSA PreCheck-approved passengers waited less than five minutes in October 2020.

TSA PreCheck is an optional service which costs $85. PreCheck status is valid for five years from the date of approval.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit TSA PreCheck online.
  2. Complete the 4-step, online application process. You will need a valid form of ID to complete this process. Acceptable identification documents include drivers’ licenses, passports, military IDs, state identification cards, and several less common types of ID.
  3. Schedule your in-person registration appointment during the December 7-11 enrollment event at TRI. Be sure to select “Pop Up: TRI 12/7-12/11” as your location. Remember to bring your ID!
  4. Enjoy the full benefits of TSA PreCheck on your next flight! Full TSA PreCheck is available at TRI.