Unfortunately, many outside the medical community who specialize in this field fail to understand it. Remove outerwear before you get to the security checkpoint. If you encounter any issues, politely ask to speak to a supervisor immediately. Travelers with questions about medical equipment, prostheses, or other assistive devices or about medical privacy can call the TSA Cares hotline in advance of their trip at to speak with a trained representative. And what a ride! As the T.
But these policies will not be truly great until the TSA does similar by partnering with airline companies and organizations championing transgender rights.
How would they sort me? By Brittany Shoot February 16, The other category — when neither category actually fits? It does not matter whether your current gender presentation matches the gender marker on your ID or your presentation in your ID photo, and TSA officers should not comment on this.
The Aviation Consumer Protection Division handles complaints of discrimination by airlines.