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Holiday Travel Season Begins Smoothly

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The Thanksgiving travel rush gets off to a trouble-free start Wednesday, with clear skies across most of the country and short lines at most airport security checkpoints. Transportation officials anticipated the long weekend to be the busiest Thanksgiving holiday season since the 2001 terror attacks. Hear NPR's Michele Norris and NPR's Robert Siegel.

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