New U.S. online travel security screening measure goes online Aug 1


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Do this before you buy and pay for your ticket. There are no refunds if you suddenly find yourself on a "No Fly" list! Land of the fee and home of the knave!

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Great idea. That way there are no surprises upon landing. How are they going to counter identity thefts here?

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all these measures in the USA make me love even Stalin....

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Plus don't forget to check for anything terrible like an "illegal" mp3 file on your laptop/iPod, in case DHS confiscates it.

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I think confiscating personal computers is incredible invasion of privacy. Welcome to George Orwell's nightmares...

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Princess - All these measures in the USA make it safer for you when you visit the USA!

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Yeah, it sucks, but this is actually one thing the Americans didn't start. The Aussies have been using the same system for quite some time (and $25 a pop, too). Eventually, we'll all have to give credit reports, DNA samples, etc. just to visit another country.

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