It happened to Andy Lundberg when he was flying recently from Kansas City to Baltimore on Southwest Airlines. A Transportation Security Administration screener pointed him to the TSA PreCheck line, where he waited behind a dozen other frequent travelers with the agency’s trusted traveler designation. “TSA PreCheck members fume as their lines get longer”
The flying experience is worse than it was five years ago, and the worst time of the year to fly is now, according to a new survey.
But you probably didn’t need a survey to tell you that. And yet, here we are with a new Morning Consult research, commissioned by the U.S. Travel Association, a trade association that almost never says a bad word about airlines.
Merry Christmas, indeed. “♬ It’s the most frustrating time of the year — to fly♪”