How to speed through airport security in record time
It takes careful planning and the occasional improvisation, but the time you spend standing in line can be cut significantly.Here are the tips you need to know before you go, according to Wired.com. Before you get to the security screening line:1. Wear a jacketYes, even if it is warm. You can stash all your items in the pockets easily, such as your keys, phone and wallet, then as soon as it has passed through security you can shift the items back into your pockets if you wish. This means less loose items in the tray, reducing the risk of something being left behind. Bonus: it will keep you warm on the freezing flight.2. Keep your plane ticket and passport in a separate pocket – that way they’ll be easy to find.3. Think carefully about your footwearWear shoes that can easily be pulled off and on. You can always keep a second pair of shoes in your carry-on bag and switch once you’ve cleared security.4. Keep your laptop handyStash it in a separate pocket in your bag or make sure you know where it is, or you could hold up the queue while you try to find it.In the line:5. Skip the shortest lineInstead, look for the line with the more experienced travellers. Avoid lines with children or people who look like they’re unprepared.
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