Registered Travelers Pay More, Get More

More U.S. airports are offering fast-track services and perks.
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More U.S. Airports Offer Fast-Track Services

Registered Traveler (RT) programs entitle paying members to cut their wait times, get help with the mundane routines of airport security such as retrieving their belongings from the plastic bins past security and gain access to a wide range of travel extras, such as off-airport parking. To learn more about how these programs work, click here:

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