IATA Chief Sees Support for Checkpoint of the Future Becoming Reality
- DHS Funding For Airport Screening Systems. // Airport Security Report;10/6/2010, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p2
The article reports that advanced technology (AT) X-ray units and inline baggage screening systems will be installed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at airports through a 98 million dollar funding in the U.S.
- Homeland Security On Track For Air-bound Cargo Screening. // AirGuide Online.com;3/8/2010, p1
The article reports on the evaluation of the Department of Homeland Security on its air-bound cargo screening security measures in preparation of its 2010 fiscal budget in the U.S.
- Tyler takes helm at IATA after highly charge AGM. // Airline Business;Jul2011, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p8
The article announces that Tony Tyler was appointed as director general at the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
- Tyler to end time at IATA in 2016. // PAX International;Sep2015, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p78
The article announces the retirement of director general and chief executive officer Tony Tyler of airline organization International Air Transport Association (IATA) will retire in 2016.
- DHS S&T Issues RFI for Handheld Detectors to do AIT Alarm Resolution. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/9/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 23, p17
The article reports on a Request for Information (RFI) issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology for handheld detectors that can be used to resolve alarms by Advanced Imaging Technology utilized at airport checkpoints.
- DHS IG Sees Minimal Threat To Security From General Aviation. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;6/19/2009, Vol. 242 Issue 56, p6
The article focuses on a U.S. report, which states that general aviation aircraft represents limited and mostly hypothetical threats to security. It also found that steps that have been taken by airports to improve security related to general aviation are positive and effective. The report was...
- U.S. VISIT 10-Print Pilot Going Well, Accenture Says. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;2/26/2008, Vol. 237 Issue 37, p3
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) ongoing introduction of an upgrade from two to 10-fingerprint collection for foreigners arriving at U.S. airports as part of the U.S. VISIT program is proceeding well, according to the program manager for the industry team...
- Recommendations for Executive Action. // GAO Reports;10/31/2011, p32
The article focuses on the recommendations provided by the secretary of Homeland Security to the assistant secretary for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
- Biometric Airport and Seaport Exit Procedures Opposed. // Airport Security Report;5/7/2008, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p5
The article considers the reaction of the airline industry to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) notice of proposed rulemaking that would establish biometric exit procedures at all U.S airports and seaports of departure. The proposed rule would require commercial air carriers and...