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In this image, there's small print below "ESTA" (left green sign), "Non-US citizens" (right green sign) and "Non-US citizens" (Grey sign).

Does any one know what it actually says?

Also, what is Express Connection (orange sign)?

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    Express Connections is if you are in a hurry to catch a connecting flight because your inbound flight was running late. You will (or should) be given an orange card as you alight the aircraft allowing you to push to the front of the immigration and customs queue. – Calchas Sep 8 '16 at 15:25
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    @Calchas Interesting, does that line lead to an APC kiosk? Because if you, for example, expected to use APC and therefore didn't fill out a customs form, but then need to go through Express Connections, you might have to fill out the form in the immigration hall - not very convenient – Crazydre Sep 8 '16 at 15:27
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    @Calchas B1/B2 makes sense (it says so in the article), but LPR:s are on the left green sign. However, I'm particularly curious about the text underneath "ESTA" as some Airports allow first-time ESTAs to use the kiosks. Do first-time ESTAs follow the left green, right green, or Grey sign? – Crazydre Sep 8 '16 at 15:35
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    @Crazydre regarding expectations of APC: I recently returned to Newark and failed to fill out the landing card as I was expecting to use APC (thanks to the information on the CBP website). But the CBP website did not note that APC is available only in one terminal; I was arriving in another terminal. I filled out the card in the hall, ending up nearly last in the line despite being one of the first off the plane, and had to worry about whether I'd catch grief from the officer for filling out a Spanish-language form despite the fact that I don't speak Spanish. It took me 2 hours to get out. – phoog Sep 8 '16 at 15:53
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    @Calchas no, I was just reacting to the example of a traveler who was planning to use APC but ended up going to Express Connections and therefore had to fill out a customs form in the hall. My experience supports the conclusion that this is "not very convenient." – phoog Sep 8 '16 at 16:23
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I did remember to take some pictures, but the flash was turned off and lighting was not great. So. Here is the left side of the sign.

Left side of the immigration signs at LAX

In the middle is Global Entry.

All three on the categories on the left say "AUTOMATED PASSPORT CONTROL" at the bottom and have a person-at-a-kiosk symbol at left. From the left,

 1. U.S. Citizens & Canadian Citizens 
 2. ESTA
    VISA WAIVER COUNTRIES
    Lawful Permanent Residents
 3. Non - U.S. Citizens
    TRAVELING ON A B1-B2 VISA OR A BORDER CROSSING CARD
 4. GLOBAL ENTRY
    TRUSTED TRAVELER NETWORK

Here is the photo of the right side.

Right side of immigration signs at LAX

 5. Express Connection
 6. Non - U.S. Citizens
    TRAVELING ON A VISA
 7. Crew, APEC 
    Diplomats
    Special Assistance

Side note: I never had to turn in my customs card. The final guy, who I would have expected to take it, just wanted my kiosk receipt. The receipt has your photo that was taken then, no hats nor glasses.

Courtesy Comment from @Calchas:

Express Connections is if you are in a hurry to catch a connecting flight because your inbound flight was running late. You will (or should) be given an orange card as you alight the aircraft allowing you to push to the front of the Immigration and Customs queue.

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    I should have asked about express connection. They have different lanes for customs. The ANZ crew were giving cards to people who were transiting, so I think it's for them. – mkennedy Oct 16 '16 at 3:42
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    I'm in a sedan on the way home; not happening right now! – mkennedy Oct 16 '16 at 3:43
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    Of course. The blue forms are only needed for those who don't qualify for APC. The APC receipt replaces it. Anyway, thanks heaps, I'll be sure to watch the pics once you're home – Crazydre Oct 16 '16 at 12:26
  • @Crazydre that makes sense about the cards. I'd said yes to bring food in (sweets and chips, yes, I know, I'm a stickler) but the kiosk question was more precise and I answered no on a similar question. – mkennedy Oct 16 '16 at 13:49
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    @Crazydre I hereby state they're under Creative Commons Share-Alike. Go right ahead! – mkennedy Oct 16 '16 at 14:08

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