TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - It's the final Christmas crush at the airport. And you're being urged to be patient because of the high volume of passengers.
At Tampa International Airport, it's the first holiday where many eligable passengers can take advantage of a pre-screening program.
Still, the airport urges you to give yourself at least an hour-and-a-half to get through security, given the number of passengers lugging heavy coats and extra packages.
Weather may also be an issue up north, so check your flight status before heading to the airport make sure your flight isn't delayed.
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