1.   drones

    + If you want to operate a drone at night, over people, out of the line of sight, near airports, or above 400 feet, you must apply for a waiver. The FAA, Federal Aviation Administration recommends submitting the form, which is available online, 90 days before the flight date. Most rejections are due to incomplete applications. 

    + B4UFLY smartphone app
    Free FAA download for iOS and Android smartphones that flag requirements and/or restrictions where you want to operate a drone. 

    + knowbeforyoufly.org
    Information and guidance to fly safely and responsibly. 

  1. DL

    Beginning October 1, 2020, you will need a Star Card, U.S. Passport, military identification (ID), or some other form of federally accepted ID to board a commercial flight or access a federal building.

    If you want a Star Card, don’t wait until the last minute! Get your documents together and go to your local Driver’s License office today.

    The requirements are different than getting a license or ID without a Star. Use the ADD the Star tool to get a personalized list of the documents you will need. 

  1. Capture

    Idaho Falls Regional Airport invites passengers to enroll in the popular TSA Pre-Check expedited screening program September 16-20, 2019.

    TSA Pre-Check is an expedited screening program that enables identified low-risk air travelers to enjoy a smart and more efficient screening experience. For TSA Pre-Check travelers, there is no need to remove shoes, 3-1-1 liquids, laptops, light outerwear or belts.
    TSA Pre-Check has more than 450 lanes at 200+ U.S. airports.

    To participate in this local enrollment event, follow these steps to pre-enroll:
    1. CLICK HERE to access the application page
    2. Fill out steps & choose "next" at the bottom of each screen
    3. Type in your location at Zipcode/City/Airport Code box - Search
    4. Choose location "Pop Up: IDA 9/16-9/20" and click "Next" 
    5. Select your desired appointment time (Please be sure to make note of your appointment time, no reminders will be sent out)

    ! To complete the application process, you will need to bring proof of identity and U.S. citizen documentation (such as a U.S. Passport or a birth certificate and a driver license). If you have a valid U.S. passport, that is all you need for ID!

    The application process is completed on site where we capture fingerprints for a background check and collect the $85 application for five years of service.  The fee can be paid by credit card, money order, company check, or certified/cashier's check. Cash and personal checks are not accepted.

    For Frequently Asked Questions please visit the TSA website HERE