For $100 (and going through the registration/approval process) you get the benefit of
- Designated lines which are VERY short....I've never waited more than 5 minutes
- You no longer have to remove, shoes, coat, laptop, 3 oz items, etc.
I can now get to the airport about 30 minutes later than I normally would.
NOTE: This program is airline specific. The following airlines currently DO NOT recognize the CLEAR program:
If you fly out of Charlotte as I do you are probably on US Airways most of the time and US Airways recognizes the program. I think everyone should write to the other airlines and push for them to recognize the program.
For more information on the process of applying for TSA Clear go to