DCA gateway airports added

 - September 1, 2009, 7:24 AM

The Transportation Security Administration has added Richmond Jet Center at Richmond International Airport in Virginia and Executive Beechcraft
at Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, Mo., to its list of gateway airports for business aircraft flights to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, D.C. The number of DCA gateway airports now stands at 28. Flights to DCA must still comply with the DCA Access Standard Security Program, which includes requirements for reservations, screening of passengers and flight crew, security clearances and carriage of an approved, armed security officer.