Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Officials are asking people to upgrade their driver's license or state ID card to a credential that has been mandated since the September 11 terrorist attacks in 2001.

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The Northwest Indiana Times reported that people without what is referred to as a Real ID license or ID card will not be allowed on airplanes beginning in October 2020.

They also won't be allowed to enter federal courthouses, military bases and other security-sensitive facilities.