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>>>WE’VE ALL BEEN THERE, YOU GO TO TAKE A FLIGHT AND EVERYTHING GOES WRONG. TO SECURITY LINES TO DISCOMFORT ON THE AIRPORT.>>IT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE THAT WAY. AS YOU ARE PLANNING YOUR SUMMER VACATIONS WITH THE KIDS, THERE ARE SOME TIPS AND TRICKS YOU MAY WANT TO KNOW. NEWS 6’S ANCHOR JULIE FOUND THE BEST ONES TO HELP YOU TRAVEL LIKE A PRO.>>Reporter: GEARING UP FOR A FLIGHT COULD BE A DRAG. TO HELP YOU TRAVEL LIKE A PRO, UCF GRANT AND TRAVEL BLOGGER MICHELLE SAYS SUCCESS AND MONEY SAVINGS START WITH WHEN YOU BOOK.>>FLYING OUT ON A TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY, YOU’RE LIKE LIKELY TO GET A BETTER RATE.>>Reporter: TO SAVE MORE MONEY, TIME, AND SPACE, IT’S ABOUT HOW YOU PACK.>>I’D LIKE TO PACK DIFFERENT OUT FITS IN GALLON SIZED ZIPPER BAGS. YOU CAN PRESS THE AIR OUT OF THE BAG AND IT DEPRESSES IT A LITTLE BIT.>>Reporter: THAT’S HOW SHE’S ABLE TO GET EVERYTHING SHE NEEDS INTO HER CARRY ON WHILE KEEPING THINGS ORGANIZED. ONE THING SHE NEVER LEAVES WITHOUT.>>I TAKE ANTIBACTERIAL WIPES AND I WIPE DOWN THE PLANE SEAT WHEN I SIT DOWN. THIS MIGHT SOUND ABSURD, BUT I NEVER GET SICK. KNOCK ON WOOD, WHEN I TRAVEL.>>Reporter: AS FAR AS GETTING THROUGH SECURITY, AVOID THE LINES WITH THE MOST KIDS. SCOPE OUT THE TSA AGENTS TO SEE WHO’S MOVING PEOPLE THROUGH THE FASTEST. WEAR SLIP ON SHOWS AND KEEP JEWELRY AND BELTS STASHED AWAY UNTIL YOU MADE IT THROUGH. TO MAKE THINGS FASTER, LUCAS SWEARS BY THE GLOBAL ENTRY PROGRAM.>>YOU DON’T HAVE TO TAKE OFF YOUR SHORES. YOU DON’T HAVE TO REMOVE YOUR ELECTRONICS. YOU DON’T HAVE TO TAKE OUT YOUR QUART SIZED BAGS OF LIQUID. GO THROUGH SECURITY AND YOU’RE OUT IN LIKE FIVE MINUTES.>>>DO HAVE TO DO AN IN PERSON INTERVIEW. SO LUCAS RECOMMENDS GOING THROUGH THE MALLER AIRPORT. IF UPGRADES ARE YOUR THING, LUCAS SAYS STAYING LOYAL WITH AN AIRLINE IS THE WAY TO GO.>>A LOT OF THE AIRLINES HAVE THEIR OWN ACTS NOW SO YOU CAN REQUEST IT WITHIN YOUR APP. YOU CAN REQUEST IT WHEN YOU CHECK IN AT THE AIRPORT.>>>IF YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS AT THE AIRPORT, SKIP THE IN PERSON LINES.>>YOU’RE GOING TO GET SOMEBODY A LOT QUICKER AND GET PERSONALIZED SERVICE IF YOU CALL THE 1800 NUMBER.>>Reporter: ANOTHER USEFUL TIP. IF YOU’RE FLYING INTO A REGIONAL AIRPORT AND GET ING A RENTAL CAR, PUT YOUR FLIGHT INVESTIGATION ON YOUR RESERVATION. SOME RENTAL AGENCIES DON’T REQUIRE EMPLOYEES TO STAY LATE FOR FLIGHT IFS THEY DON’T HAVE CUSTOMERS ON THEM. SO IF THEY

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