Government Resources

U.S. Department of State – Passport Information

Whether you are an American citizen traveling abroad or a foreign citizen traveling to the U.S., get the all the information you need before you head overseas. This website contains tips for traveling abroad, passport and visa applications and document requirements.

http://travel.state.gov/

 

Global Entry

Global Entry is a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk travelers upon arrival in the United States.

http://www.globalentry.gov/

 

Travel Advisories

Obtain worldwide travel announcements and advisories.

http://travel.state.gov/

 

CDC Travel Information

This site gives the Center for Disease Control’s recommended health precautions and warnings for travelers.

http://www.cdc.gov/travel/blusheet.htm

 

International Health & Vaccination Requirements/CDC

A list of countries and their health requirements or warnings, plus news articles about outbreaks and immunizations. Also included are a geographic travel map and health recommendations.

http://www.cdc.gov/travel/index.htm

 

Federal Aviation Administration – “Bringing Safety to America’s Skies”

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is responsible for the safety of civil aviation. The FAA issues and enforces regulations and aircraft standards and certifies airmen and airports that serve air carriers. They develop air traffic rules, assign the use of airspace and control air traffic.

http://www.faa.gov/

 

FAA Tips on Flying with Children

Keep your little ones safe while flying. Learn about the importance of using a child restraint system. It is safer than holding your child in your lap. Most airlines will offer discounts of up to 50% for children less than two years of age.

http://www.faa.gov/passengers/fly_children/

 

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