AVIATION SECURITY: Vulnerabilities Exposed through Covert Testing of TSA's Passenger Screening Process

Kutz, Gregory D.; Cooney, John W.
November 2007
GAO Reports;11/15/2007, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article reports on the need for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to improve their passenger screening checkpoint in the U.S. The investigation conducted by the officials of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) revealed that TSA lacks the effort to block GAO officials components for several improvised explosive device (IED) and an improvised incendiary device (IID) concealed in theory carry-on luggage and on their persons.


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