Getting Closer to Passenger Aircraft Cargo Screening
- Swiss Cheese Model For CARGO SCREENING? // Air Cargo World;Nov2008, Vol. 98 Issue 11, p36
The article focuses on the Certified Cargo Screening Program (CCSP) deployed by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the U.S. CCSP allows certified manufacturers, exporters and forwarders to screen air cargo before it is shipped. Screening devices as technological solutions on...
- Get Over It. Fried, Brandon // Air Cargo World;May2009, Vol. 99 Issue 5, p64
The article focuses on the problems faced by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the implementation of a mandate requiring 100% screening of passenger air cargo by August 2010 and of all maritime cargo containers by 2012, entering the U.S. TSA considers it impossible to...
- Rule to Achieve Air Cargo Screening Mandate. // Airport Security Report;10/7/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 20, p2
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has issued an Interim Final Rule (IFR) implementing the Certified Cargo Screening Program (CCSP). The CCSP, a system TSA will use to fulfill air cargo security requirements, mandates screening of 50% of cargo...
- Tools of Air Cargo Security. Seemuth, Mike // Traffic World;9/8/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 36, p20
The article provides information on the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) technological initiatives for cargo security in the U.S. TSA has long focused on passenger terminal security, ubiquitous tunneled screening machines and explosives trace detection systems for baggage and...
- Security Eyed. // Air Cargo World;Jun2007, Vol. 97 Issue 6, p6
The article focuses on security for air cargo operators in the U.S. According to a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), the government is not doing enough to guard against potential terrorism in international air cargo. However, officials of the U.S. Transportation...
- TSA Looks to Expedite Air Cargo Screening. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/31/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p8
The article deals with the plan of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration to complete a network of international agreements to screen all air cargo moving on passenger flights two years ahead of schedule.
- Air Cargo Industry Caught With Flaps Down. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);3/21/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p7
The article reports that the air cargo industry was caught off guard following a short-notice announcement by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration to issue a new security directive for international air cargo by the end of March 2011.
- Security Shortlines. // Air Safety Week;1/24/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p13
The article informs that the U.S.Transport Security Administration (TSA) has announced deadline for air cargo industry to detect 100 percent of the cargo uplifted on passenger aircraft by December 31, 2011. Information on testing a new security device, known as an electronic sniffer dog, for...
- No mandatory cargo inspections. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/24/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 47, p30
Discusses the plan of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to screen all air shipments to determine their level of risk. Methods in screening high risk cargoes; View of Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R-Tex.) on the plan of TSA; Screening procedures for foreign all-cargo carriers.