Badging & Security
The Badge and ID Office is responsible for issuing airport Security Identification Media (badges) to employees who work at Charleston International Airport. Individuals who work and require unescorted access to the SIDA and secure areas of the airport must possess an airport issued CHS security badge. Badges are limited to those individuals who have cleared the FBI criminal history records check and a TSA security threat assessment and who have frequent and reoccurring need for access to secure areas of the airport.
Badge and ID Hours
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The office is closed daily from Noon to 1 p.m.
A locked after-hours badge drop off box is available outside the Badging and Security Office. Any badges returned after hours will be acknowledged via email on the next business day.
Charleston International Airport is located at 5500 International Blvd. #101 in North Charleston, SC 29418. The Badge and ID Office is located on the apron level. Elevator and stair access is located between the Rental Car Pavilion and Baggage Claim on the Concourse Level.
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