TSA offers $15K to fix airport security checkpoint lines

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TSA Offers $15,000 For You To Fix Security Checkpoint Lines

The Transportation Security Administration is awarding cash prizes to flyers who present the best ideas to speed up their checkpoint queue lines.

TSA is looking for the Next Generation Checkpoint Queue Design Model to apply a scientific and simulation modeling approach to meet the dynamic security screening environment. The new queue design should include, but not limited to the following queue lanes:

TSA Pre✓™
Standard
Premier Passengers (1st class, business class, frequent fliers, etc.)
Employee and Flight Crews
PWD (wheelchair access)
Submit your idea now.

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TSA offers $15K to fix airport security checkpoint lines
Holiday travelers line up on Thanksgiving eve for a security screening before boarding their flights on November 27, 2013, at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 27: Travelers make their way through security lines at Denver International Airport, November 27, 2013. Denver International Airport estimates more than 150,000 passengers will use the airport for holiday travel on Wednesday. (Photo by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
Holiday travelers line up on Thanksgiving eve for a security screening before boarding their flights on November 27, 2013, at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
Holiday travelers line up on Thanksgiving eve for a security screening before boarding their flights on November 27, 2013, at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
Passengers wait in the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) line at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013. Heavy rain will fall today from Atlanta to Boston while sleet and snow are forecast farther to the west as the heaviest travel for the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday begins. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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