TSA Issues RFP for Law Enforcement Database Access
- TSA Seeks Fingerprint System. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;7/6/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 14, p15
This article reports on the issuance of a Request for Proposals for a commercial-off-the-shelf fingerprint system by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in 2011.
- TSA Seeks White Papers for Air Cargo Screening Qualification. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;4/27/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p18
This article reports on the move of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to continue to solicit white papers from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) who are interested in qualifying their screening equipment.
- TSA Plans Technical Forum for Passenger Screening Program. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;7/6/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 14, p12
This article reports on the plan of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct a Technical Forum with Original Equipment Manufacturers about the Passenger Screening Program for transportation security equipment.
- Transportation Security Administration: Oversight of Explosive Detection Systems Maintenance Contracts Can Be Strengthened: GAO-06-795. Berrick, Cathleen A. // GAO Reports;7/31/2006, p1
Mandated to screen all checked baggage by using explosive detection systems at airports by December 31, 2003, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has deployed two types of screening equipment: explosive detection systems (EDS), which use computer-aided tomography X-rays to recognize...
- How technology works. // Technology Review;Dec2003/Jan2004, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p75
Presents information on the alternative explosive-detection systems considered by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration. Features of explosive-detection systems; Processes involved in quadrupole resonance system; Parts of the ion mobility spectrometer.
- Defense Watch. // Defense Daily;7/13/2015, p3
The article focuses on the draft requirements issued by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA), in July 2015, for information assurance related to the security equipment it purchases and sustains in the field.
- TSA Expands Suite of Security Technology. // Airport Security Report;11/7/2007, Vol. 15 Issue 22, p1
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has awarded $52.3 million worth of contracts to outfit airports and mass transit facilities with advanced security devices. The newly procured technology includes advanced technology (AT) X-ray, automated explosives...
- General Aviation Security. // Airport Security Report;7/29/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 15, p1
The article focuses on a hearing entitled General Aviation Security: Assessing Risks and the Road Ahead conducted by the Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee. The hearing was called to highlight progress made by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA)...
- In First Hearing As TSA Chief, Neffenger Offers Technology Ideas For Future Checkpoints. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;7/30/2015, p10
The article reports on the use of technology in future security checkpoints, according to Peter Neffenger, administrator of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA).