Travelers may sign up now for appointments at OAK
The Event: Oakland International Airport TSA Pre✓® Local Enrollment Event
Date: July 10th – 21st, 2017 (Closed Saturday & Sunday)
Time: Weekdays, 8am to 5pm
Location: Oakland International Airport, Terminal 2
Oakland, CA, 2017-Jun-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Oakland International Airport is inviting passengers to enroll on-site in the popular TSA Pre✓® expedited screening program. The temporary enrollment event returns to Oakland following a successful turnout in November 2016.
TSA Pre✓® has more than 450 lanes at over 160 U.S. airports, and for a limited time, Oakland International Airport is hosting a temporary enrollment event in its Terminal 2 from July 10, 2017, through July 21, 2017.
“We are so pleased that our partners at TSA have elected to return to OAK to provide this valuable amenity to our customers. We encourage participation from our ticketed customers as well as any travelers living in Oakland and throughout the Bay Area who may benefit from the convenience of expedited screening,” said Bryant L. Francis, Director of Aviation at the Port of Oakland’s Oakland International Airport.
The Airport welcomes this temporary event as it witnesses more destinations than ever in its history.
TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program that enables identified low-risk air travelers to enjoy a smart and more efficient screening experience. For participants in the program, there is no need to remove shoes, 3-1-1 liquids, laptops can say in their cases, and light outerwear and belts can remain on.
How to apply:
Applying for TSA Pre✓® through this local enrollment event is easy.
Applicants are encouraged to Pre-Enroll by visiting the enrollment website:
To complete the application process, enrollees will need to bring proof of identity and U.S. citizen documentation (such as a U.S. Passport or a birth certificate with valid driver license).
The application process is completed on site where TSA agents collect fingerprints for a background check and the $85 application for five years of service. The fee can be paid by credit card, money order, company check, or certified/cashier’s check. Cash and personal checks are not accepted.
Enroll in TSA Pre✔® today and begin to enjoy the expedited security screening program that helps take the stress out of travel, at the Bay Area airport that does the same.
About Oakland International Airport
Oakland International is the fourth busiest airport in California and second busiest in the San Francisco Bay Area. Serving over 12 million travelers annually, OAK is the closest airport to the region’s top business and tourism venues. It is also the closest airport for most local residents.
Oakland’s air service roster to over 60 destinations is scheduled on 13 different airline brands – seven of which operate with OAK as their sole gateway into the San Francisco Bay region.
The vision of Oakland International Airport is to offer customers a world-class experience and be the airport of choice for Bay Area residents and visitors alike. OAK is operated by The Port of Oakland, which also oversees the Oakland seaport and 20 miles of waterfront. Together with its business partners, the Port supports more than 73,000 jobs in the region and nearly 827,000 jobs across the United States.
For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps, and details on shopping, dining, transportation, and more, visit www.oaklandairport.com. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Forward Looking Statements
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Keonnis R. Taylor, Airport Spokesperson
Tel. (510) 563-6500