Get the Latest to Fly Safely and Save Time

Flying soon? Pack smart and dress the part. The Transportation Security Administration, which oversees airport checkpoints nationwide, offers such advice on a new website this year (

Click on “travelers and consumers” for a list of what you can and can’t carry, plus what to wear and what to pack.

Cars Need Safety Measures Too

More than three-fourths of vehicles inspected during National Car Care Month need repairs or maintenance. Many schools and businesses offer free safety checks during the campaign, which was recently moved from October to April. Over the past five years, 27 percent of the vehicles checked had low or dirty engine oil, 23 percent had low tire pressure, and 21 percent needed new belts. Visit for details. Checked your oil lately?

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SkillsUSA Champions | Summer 2003 | Volume 37, No. 1
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