TSA Offers Additional Details on Risk-Based Screening Plans
- Fast Track. Canaday, Henry // Air Transport World;May2012, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p37
The article focuses on the Pre-Check program rolled out and expanded by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for expedited screening of low-risk passengers. It says that the Pre-Check, which is tested with a subset of American Airlines Inc. (AA) and Delta Air Lines (DL) Inc....
- TERRORIST WATCHLIST CHECKS AND AIR PASSANGERS PRESCREENING. Krouse, William J.; Elias, Bart // International Journal of Terrorism & Political Hot Spots;2011, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p259
The article focuses on the air passenger prescreening and terrorist watchlist checks in the U.S. which are performed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and the Customs and Border Protection (CBP). It notes the TSA's maintainance of a...
- TSA Updates Screening Process. // Business Traveler;Feb2013, p10
The article reports on the move by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to change the screening processes for children, older people and frequent travelers who enroll in the agency's Pre-Check program.
- Passengers with Disabilities Urged to Contact TSA. // BVA Bulletin;Winter2012, Vol. 67 Issue 1, p32
The article encourages blinded veterans to talk with the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screening agents when they have guide dogs or external medical devices to assist them during their travel to avoid any conflicts in the screening process.
- More US Travelers to be Eligible for Pre-Check. // Business Traveler;Sep2013, p10
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has added a program in which U.S. citizens can apply online for identification to speed up the expedited screening program called TSA Pre-Check.
- TSA Awards Trinity Technology $21 Million For Private Screening Program At Airports. // Defense Daily International;9/30/2011, Vol. 13 Issue 38, p4
The article reports on the 20.9 million dollars contract signed between Trinity Technology Group and the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to provide privatized screening at two airports. As stated, Trinity will receive just over 3 million dollars in the first year of the...
- Imaging Technology at Rochester Airport. // Airport Security Report;8/26/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p3
The article reports that testing of backscatter advanced imaging technology will be started by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) at Greater Rochester International Airport in New York. Backscatter imaging technology provides enhanced detection capabilities, and is 100 percent...
- DHS still confident in TSA despite checkpoint weaknesses. // Air Transport World;Jul2015, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p12
The article reports that U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas has expressed his confidence with the ability of Transportation Security Administratrion (TSA) workers to respond issues relating to passenger screening checkpoints in the U.S.
- Scanners Generated About 600 Complaints In 1 Year, Records Show. // AirGuide Online.com;3/22/2010, p2
The article reports on the documents from the U.S. Transportation Security Administration which show that 600 travelers filed complaints in 2009 regarding the rolling out of full-body scanners in 41 airports in the country.