The Transportation Security Administration has just named six-federal security directors.
Barry Dembo will oversee airports in this region.
At the Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport, officials are already ahead of the government's mandates.
A checkpoint which was suppose to be fully operational by Nov. 19, is up and running.
While an explosive material search for all checked baggage is also ahead of schedule.
It wasn't required for airports until Dec. 31 of this year.