- Pistole Wants To Look At Risk-Based Approach To Passenger Screening. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;2/11/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 28, p6
The article presents information on the intention of U.S. Transportation Security Administrator (TSA) John Pistole, to take a risk-based approach to passenger screening at airport security checkpoints. He stated that several working groups have been created to review this approach to Trusted...
- TSA to Conduct New Study of X-Ray Body Scanners. Grabell, Michael // Pro Publica;10/31/2011, p13
The article informs that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration has agreed to conduct investigations for health related risk factors associated with the use of X-ray scanners, for passenger screening at the airports in the U.S. It is mentioned that the exposure to X-rays increase the...
- TSA Offers Additional Details On Risk-Based Screening Plans. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;7/14/2011, Vol. 251 Issue 10, p7
The article reports on the plan of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to collaborate with the Custom and Border Protection (CBP) to assess risk-based passenger screening at checkpoints in selected U.S. airports. The program calls for pre-screening passengers to voluntarily submit...
- Tsa Wants To Speed More Travelers Through Airport Security Lines. // AirGuide For the Frequent Flyer;Aug2013, p38
The article reports on the initiative of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to speed up airport security screening of travelers through the expansion of PreCheck voluntary program that requires background check and provides online registration. Topics discussed include the...
- 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...