ALPA, ATA, TSA Kick Off Known Crewmember Program

August 2011
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;8/17/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p4
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The article discusses the launch of the Known Crewmember program in the U.S. The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) and the Air Transport Association (ATA) begun operations of the program, which is a risk-based screening system for airline pilots, at three access points at Chicago O'Hare airport in early August 2011. Under the program, when a pilot is identified in the crew's database at a Known Crewmember program checkpoint, he or she will be able to have expedited passage through checkpoints.


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