Federal Aviation Administration
- Childproof Your Flight
- Safety and Hazardous Materials Information
- Hotline. Aviation safety concerns may be reported to the FAA at 1-800-255-1111.
U.S. Department of State
Visa and other requirements for many foreign countries.
Hotline. Recorded information on travel safety, travel warnings about specific destinations, and other issues. (202) 647-5225.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
- Know Before You Go Customs advice for entering the U.S. Free.
Federal Trade Commission
- Write to the Federal Trade Commission, 6th & Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Room 130, Washington, DC 20580
- Telemarketing Travel Fraud . Travel scams marketed by phone. Free.
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Write to USDA/APHIS Public Information, 4700 River Road, Unit 1-A01, Riverdale, MD 20737
- Travelers' Tips . Bringing plant and animal products into the U.S. Free.
- Traveling By Air with your Pet. Free.
U.S. Public Health Service
- Centers for Disease Control: Travel Information
- International Travelers' Hotline: 404-332-4559
- Telephone or fax-back information about required and recommended vaccinations for foreign destinations.
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
ECPAT-USA (End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children)
- Write to ECPAT-USA, 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY 11021 for free copy of "What You Should Know About Sex Tourism Before You Go Abroad."
- For more information, visit ECPAT-USA website.
European Civil Aviation Conference