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Airport Arrivals

IRAP has created resources about arriving at U.S. airports because many international travelers have experienced prolonged screenings, discrimination, or attempted deportation.

If you are arriving in the United States for the first time, including as a refugee, humanitarian parolee, or with a visa, read this to prepare for your trip (available in: ArabicEnglishFarsiFrenchPashtoSpanish).

If you are a Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holder arriving in the United States for the first time, read this to prepare for your trip and carry it with you on your trip (available in: ArabicDariEnglishPashto).

If you are a lawyer working with a Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holder arriving in the United States for the first time, use this Practice Guide to prepare for your client’s arrival.