Quote Originally Posted by Nikk View Post
If I understand correctly, the TSA pat downs are always performed by someone of your same gender.

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There's a TSA agent on another forum that stated they TRY to have someone of the same gender do the pat down, but there's no guarantee. That's especially true at small airports where only 2 or 3 TSOs might be on duty at any given time.