Transgender Passengers TSA is committed to ensuring all travelers are treated with respect and courtesy. Screening is conducted without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity, national origin, religion or disability.
This story was co-published with the Miami Herald. On Sept. 15, 2017, Olivia stepped into a full-body scanner at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. When she stepped out, a female.
Mar 17, 2017 · Okay so as a former TSA employee and also being trans, I kind of have both perspectives. There’s also stuff that is classified at a level of secrecy that I could probably get in trouble for revealing, so I’m going to try to be careful on that fron.
The TSA was ordered to review its use of full-body scanners by an appeals court five years ago because the agency acted without formal rules or public comment, notes a coalition of LGBT rights Author: Trudy Ring.
Calmly state the problem and ask the TSA personnel to take the appropriate action. If TSA personnel are unaware of your rights, there are sometimes placards with general information, such as the right to refuse to enter a full-body scanner, in the screening area. You can politely refer TSA screeners to them.