NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — If you’re planning to fly this Thanksgiving, the TSA is offering a few tips.

First, remember to mask up and social distance while you’re in security checkpoint lines and walking through airport terminals.

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Second, put food in plastic bags. Cakes and pies can go in a carry-on, but cranberry sauce and gravy should be in checked bags.

TSA also suggests “pre-check” to expedite screening and reduce touch points.

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