IATA Unveils Mock-Up of Risk-Based Checkpoint of the Future

June 2011
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;6/8/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p3
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The article reports on the unveiling by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) of its first mock-up airport checkpoint featuring an intelligence-driven, risk-based approach with balanced security and convenience for airline passengers. The unveiling was done in Singapore during an IATA meeting. Travelers who have supplied information for background checks will receive expedited access through the checkpoint while other passengers will undergo normal screening with an additional level of screening for randomly selected passengers.


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