PUNTA GORDA, FL (updated April 20, 2020) – The Charlotte County Airport Authority announced today the TSA Pre✓® Mobile RV will returning to the Punta Gorda Airport for a TSA Pre✓® Mobile Enrollment RV onsite event.
Dates: Monday May 4 – Thursday May 14, 2020 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m and 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. (Closed Saturday & Sunday), and on Friday May 15, 2020 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Location: 28000 Airport Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982. Look for the TSA PreCheck RV in the short-term parking lot across from the Bailey Terminal.
TSA Pre✓® is an expedited screening program that enables identified low-risk air travelers to enjoy a smart and efficient screening experience. For TSA Pre✓® travelers, there is no need to remove shoes, 3-1-1 liquids, laptops, light outerwear or belts. Today, TSA Pre✓® has more than 450 lanes at 200+ U.S. airports.
The TSA Pre✓® application program allows U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents to directly apply for TSA Pre✓®. Once approved, travelers will receive a “Known Traveler Number” (which can be added to a travelers airline profile and reservations) and will have the opportunity to utilize TSA Pre✓® lanes at select security checkpoints when flying on over 50 carriers that currently participate in TSA Pre✓® .
Once approved, you will have access to TSA PreCheck expedited security lanes for five years at a cost of $85 ($17 per year).
To participate in this local enrollment event, follow these steps to pre-enroll
- Click here to access the application page
- Click “Start Application Now”, then click “New Enrollment ”
- Fill out Steps and choose “Next” at the bottom of each screen
- Type in your location at Zipcode/City/Airport Code box – search
- Choose location “Punta Gorda, FL – RV Pop-Up: PGD 5/4-5/20” and click “Next”
- Select your desired appointment time (Please be sure to make note of your appointment time, no reminders will be sent out)
NOTE: Appointments are available on a first come, first serve basis so register as soon as possible. Appointments take priority over walk-ins.
IMPORTANT! To complete the application process, you will need to bring documentation proving identity and citizenship status! If you have a valid U.S. passport, that is all you need for ID! You will finish the process onsite by providing your fingerprints for a background check.
The application fee is $85 and can be paid by credit card, money order, company check, or certified/cashier’s check. Cash and personal checks are not accepted.
The TSA PreCheck RV is equipped with steps and is not wheelchair accessible. If needed, please check the TSA’s website to determine the nearest permanent location that is ADA compliant.
Please note that this enrollment opportunity DOES NOT include Global Entry. Travelers interested in Global Entry must apply through the Trusted Traveler Program website. More Frequently Asked Questions.