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- Health Risks From Full-Body X-Ray Security Systems 'Miniscule,' FDA, TSA Say. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;11/12/2010, Vol. 248 Issue 29, p4
The article reports that according to a joint letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials, health risks to people screened by X-ray-based imaging systems used in some airports in the U.S. and internationally are very less....
- Screeners Deployed. Delgado, Steve // Inside Tucson Business;10/7/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 28, p1
Reports on the deployment of federal screeners to 21 airports in the U.S. by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Transportation Security Administration as of October 13, 2002. Total number of airports with federal screeners; Deadline for deploying passenger screeners and federal screeners...
- Security Agency Adopts 'Best-Practices' Screening. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/22/2002, Vol. 156 Issue 16, p33
Reports the enhancement of the core unit of passenger-screening hardware and personnel at Baltimore/Washington International Airport on the Transportation Security Administration in the U.S. Operation of the X-ray machine on the carry-on luggage; Management scheme on the passenger line...
- Unrealistic Deadlines Lead to Unintended Consequences. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/19/2002, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p66
Editorial. Examines the postponed deadline of legislation from the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Emphasis of the deadline for the airport's security measures; Comments about the unrealistic TSA deadlines; Implications of the plan on the aviation system.
- TSA Halts Airports' Shift to Private Screeners. // Government Video;Feb2011, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p29
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will not expand a program, which allows U.S. airports to replace government security screeners with those from private industry.
- TSA Issues RFI for Subject Matter Expert on Deception Detection. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;8/3/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 16, p16
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration to gather information for a program that uses behavioral observation and analysis to detect high-risk travelers and mal intent at airport checkpoints.
- Datastream: Items Recently Caught By The TSA During Airport Screenings. // Wired;Jan2012, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p23
The article presents information on items discovered by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) during screenings at airports which include 240 fishes in water-filled suitcases, two birds attached to the body of a woman including storage bags with three tortoises and seven snakes.
- Airport Still Waiting For Money To Land. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;5/20/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 20, pB1
Reports on the U.S. Transportation Security Administration's assumption of responsibility in providing security at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Kent County, Michigan. Reasons of the agency for selecting the airport as a site for studying airport security procedures; Funding of...
- SECURITY CHECK. Alleyne, Sonia // Black Enterprise;Sep2002, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p172
Answers a question on the status of air travel in the U.S. Security measures of national airports; Procedures for travelers; Role of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration.