Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 16
  1. #1
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 9,626, Level: 29
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 324
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    345
    Points
    9,626
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    Someone told me today you need a passport to fly domestically starting 1.1.10 if your state has not switched to the new drivers liscences in accordance with the national ID act. Can anyone confirm or deny?



  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 36,419, Level: 58
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 231
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    clonomaniac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    St Louis, MO
    Posts
    1,989
    Points
    36,419
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    Whoever told you this must be an international F-1 student.


    WE ARE IOWA STATE

  3. #3
    Legend Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    DaddyMac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    14,375
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    news to me if true.



  4. #4
    Addict
    Points: 80,761, Level: 88
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 1,189
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jumbopackage's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    5,464
    Points
    80,761
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 8

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    No, you don't.


    "Homemade beer, after all, is like a democracy. Every so often, youíre gonna hate what comes out of it. But when itís good, itís the best." - woot.com

  5. #5
    Legend
    Points: 313,975, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    In a Bunker
    Posts
    14,554
    Points
    313,975
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 129
    Given: 23

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    This question is not serious is it



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 103,999, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    vmbplayer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    3,448
    Points
    103,999
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 6

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    Pretty sure that would be all over the media if true. You have likely been very misinformed.


    "Blamo"! The new CF approved swear word.

  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 451,167, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 26.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    brianhos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Trenchtown
    Posts
    39,656
    Points
    451,167
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 237
    Given: 30

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    Nope, not at all the case.


    They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin 1775

  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 70,056, Level: 82
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 1,394
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    aauummm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    In an RV Park, far away
    Posts
    3,643
    Points
    70,056
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 48
    Given: 300

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    Here's a link to the Passport rules from Homeland Security for certain out of country flights and re-entry (passports are not needed for domestic flights):
    DHS | Crossing U.S. Borders



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 34,504, Level: 57
    Level completed: 22%, Points required for next Level: 946
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    bugs4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Story County
    Posts
    1,007
    Points
    34,504
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 65
    Given: 170

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    I used to fly with my state ID/key card, just because it's always on my belt and thus easy to grab. Couple years ago that ended because the picture ID must have an expiration date. So, maybe whoever you talked to doesn't have a driver's license, etc, and their passport was the only thing that met criteria.

    [shrug]


    "It's a jungle out there kiddies. Have a very fruitful day.
    J. Buffett

  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 165,941, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    jaretac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Frigidaire
    Posts
    7,634
    Points
    165,941
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    It would require a change in the US consitution for that to happen.



  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 52,161, Level: 70
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 389
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Tank's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Niceville, FL
    Posts
    2,270
    Points
    52,161
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 10

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    If that is true then we have officially become the former USSR and live behind the Iron Curtain and will have to show our "papers" everywhere we go!!!

    This is not a political post, just saying.



  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 65,284, Level: 79
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 1,166
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CyinCo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Clive, IA
    Posts
    5,433
    Points
    65,284
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 36
    Given: 0

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    I fly frequently. My company would have issued a statement if this had any merit.


    ISU Grad 1997.
    ISU Fan for Life.

    Not in CO anymore but I'm not changing my name :)

  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 40,549, Level: 62
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 1,101
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Social25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CyLoboClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Albuquerque
    Posts
    2,436
    Points
    40,549
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 3

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    however, it was on the local news here in NM. they are trying to get the bill deadline extended.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 118,866, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    balken's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    2,643
    Points
    118,866
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    There is some validity to this, but it has not been implemented as intended to date.

    http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/16/us/16identify.html



  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 19,253, Level: 42
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 597
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    CyFever's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Posts
    931
    Points
    19,253
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Do you need a passport to fly domestically?

    Can we have this thread merged with the 2012 one? Both scenarios are equally plausible.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM