TITLE

Ship passengers face tighter security

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;7/15/2005, Issue 1778, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that ferry and cruise passengers could face tighter security measures following the attacks in London after the world's largest shipping register increased its level of alert at British ports, putting it on a par with Iraq. European directives, expected to become law in 2007, could herald airport-style checks on ship passengers. British authorities say security levels are being kept under review after Panamanian registered ships were told they require additional security measures at British ports, possibly including guards.
ACCESSION #
17829648

 

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