TITLE

GAO says government needs to focus on air cargo security

PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Traffic World;3/21/94, Vol. 237 Issue 12, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the General Accounting Office's (GAO) call for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to give more attention to security in the cargo regions of the nation's airports. Testing of computer access systems at airports; Collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to root out information on potential security threats; FAA's rules on air cargo security for forwarders.
ACCESSION #
9406012572

 

Related Articles

  • GAO recommends postponing MLS purchases... Klass, P.J. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/13/1988, Vol. 128 Issue 24, p23 

    The General Accounting Office has recommended that the FAA not buy any more microwave landing systems than the 178 ordered, unless their operational and economic benefits are adequately demonstrated. The FAA plans extensive MLS tests in response to growing airline opposition to the expense of...

  • GAO addresses budgetary implications.  // CPA Journal;Feb95, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p8 

    Discusses the findings of the US General Accounting Office in a report entitled `Addressing the Budget-Deficit Implications of Selected GAO Work'. Areas where Congress should focus on objectives of programs; Reconsidering whether to terminate or revise services and programs provided;...

  • The GAO reports on reports.  // CPA Journal;Feb95, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p12 

    Reports on the issuance by the US General Accounting Office of the report `Government Corporations CFO Act Management Could Be Enhanced'. Requirements of the Chief Financial Officers Act of 1990; Reporting on internal control; Expansion of the auditor's work on federal financial audits.

  • GAO exposes new auditing standards. Verschoor, Curt // Internal Auditor;Dec93, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p10 

    Reports on the U.S. General Accounting Office's exposure draft of new governmental auditing standards. Proposals of extensive changes; Evaluating the impact of the recommendations.

  • GAO releases report on derivatives.  // Internal Auditor;Aug94, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p9 

    Reports on the General Accounting Office's release of the report entitled `Financial Derivatives: Actions Needed to Protect the Financial System.' Comptroller General Charles A. Bowsher's testimony on derivatives before the House of Representatives; Suggested public reporting on internal...

  • GAO recommends reliance on internal audit work. Chapman, Christy // Internal Auditor;Apr96, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p10 

    Reports that the US General Accounting Office (GAO) is requiring annual testing of firewalls by Federal Reserve examiners or internal auditors. Response to congressional requests for a GAO evaluation of federal banking regulators' programs.

  • GAO investigates DC plan investing. Anand, Vineeta // Pensions & Investments;08/04/97, Vol. 25 Issue 16, p8 

    Presents information on a study conducted by the General Accounting Office. Circumstances surrounding the study; Details on the launch of the GAO study.

  • Congress gets alternative taxes study.  // Practical Accountant;Apr98, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p55 

    Highlights a report which was issued by the General Accounting Office (GAO). What the report will do; Details on a study conducted by GAO; Availibility of the report.

  • GAO suggests eased export licensing.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/28/84, Vol. 120 Issue 18, p142 

    The Commerce Department could reduce its caseload of export license applications by 26 percent to 38 percent if it stopped licensing low-technology goods shipped to non-Communist countries, according to the General Accounting Office. The GAO estimates that the department could cut 31,000 to...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics