GULFPORT, Miss. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will host a Global Entry Enrollment Event July 28 - 29 at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, located at 14035-L Airport Road in Gulfport, Miss.
Applicants must first make an appointment using CBP's Global Online Enrollment System (GOES) application before reporting to the enrollment center to complete the application process.
Frequent travelers are encouraged to participate in the Global Entry trusted traveler program, which allows pre-screened, low-risk travelers to proceed with little or no delay into the United States.
Currently, the New Orleans Global Entry Enrollment Center is the nearest location for residents in Mississippi and Alabama.
"There is enormous demand for CBP's Global Entry trusted traveler program, and so we want to make it as convenient as possible for qualifying residents in these states to start enjoying expedited processing benefits," said Mark Walker, CBP Port Director for the Port of Gulfport.
More than 3.3 million travelers experience expedited international arrivals processing at the 521 Global Entry self-help kiosks located at 44 U.S. airports and 13 preclearance locations including Canada, Ireland, Abu Dhabi, Aruba and the Bahamas.
Global Entry members are also eligible to expedite their domestic travel by using TSA’s Pre-Check trusted traveler security screening lines.
Visit CBP Trusted Traveler Programs to learn how to expedite your arrivals processing at our nation's 328 air, sea and land ports of entry.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.