A National Strategy and Other Actions Would Strengthen TSA's Efforts to Secure Commercial Airport Perimeters and Access Controls

Lord, Stephen M.
October 2009
GAO Reports;10/1/2009, preceding p1
Government Document
The article explores the analysis conducted by the U.S. General Accountability Office (GAO) on the evaluation made by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on the risks linked to the National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP). It cites the recommendations made by GAO which indicate that a comprehensive risk assessment of airport security should be develop by TSA. It also suggests that an evaluation plan for any future airport security pilot programs should be made.


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