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Temporary TSA PreCheck Application Center at CVRA

Post Date:05/15/2017 10:03 AM

Temporary TSA Pre✓® Application Center Re-Opens at Chippewa Valley Regional Airport

Eau Claire, Wisconsin, May 11, 2017 – The Chippewa Valley Regional Airport will once again host a temporary application center where individuals can apply for TSA Pre✓® from Monday, May 15 – Friday, May 19, 2017.

The application center will be located in the Airport Terminal (on the far North end of the Terminal). The hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program where members can leave on their shoes, light outerwear and belt in designated screening lanes. Passengers also can keep their laptop in its case and their 3-1-1 compliant liquids/gels bag in a carry-on. A TSA Pre✓® lane at Chippewa Valley Regional Airport opened in May 2014. Applicants are strongly encouraged to make an appointment and pre-enroll at https://www.tsa.gov/precheck. After pre-enrolling, travelers can visit the temporary application center at the Chippewa Valley Regional Airport to provide fingerprints and proof of citizenship or legal residency using valid required identity and citizenship/immigration documentation. An $85 fee covers a five-year membership. Approved members will receive a Known Traveler Number (KTN) that can be accessed online in about a week.

“We are pleased to once again host a temporary enrollment center at the Chippewa Valley Regional Airport to give area residents the opportunity to enroll in TSA Pre✓®,” said Charity Zich, Airport Director, “this will be the third local enrollment opportunity with over 1,000 area residents taking advantage of the local option to enroll in TSA Pre✓®.

Participating airlines include: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Aruba Airlines, Avianca, Boutique Airlines, Cape Air, Delta Air Lines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Key Line Air, Lufthansa, Miami Air International, OneJet, Seaborne Airlines, Southern Airways Express, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, Sunwing Airlines, United Airlines, Virgin America, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet and Xtra Airways.

For more information, visit tsa.gov or read the frequently asked questions

 CONTACT: Charity Zich, Chippewa Valley Regional Airport  (715) 839-6241 www.chippewavalleyairport.com

 

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