TITLE

Risky Business

AUTHOR(S)
Michels, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;9/12/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 32, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses security in the freight and cargo transportation industry. The National Cargo Security Program (NCSP), devised by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA), the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) Secure Freight program, and the U.S. Known Shipper Program are examined. International cooperation, background checks on shippers, and security measures throughout the supply chain are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
66655066

 

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