SEMIANNUAL REPORT TO CONGRESS ON THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE CIVIL AVIATION SECURITY PROGRAM (1974- )

Semiannual report to Congress on the Civil Aviation security program and the operation of airport passenger and baggage screening procedures. Procedures were instituted to prevent aircraft hijackings and related crimes, and are administered through FAA Civil Aviation Security Service. Contains narrative report with text statistics on hijackings, passengers screened, weapons and dangerous articles detected, arrests, explosions and bomb threats, and international security measures and 15 charts and tables, as follows: 1-4. Hijackings and hijacking attempts. 5-6. Bomb threats against airports and aircraft. 7-8. Characteristics of weapons detection devices and x-ray screening procedures, and number of units. 9. Airline passenger screening results. 10-14. Survey and training activities. 15. Compliance and enforcement actions. First 2 reports were titled "Report to Congress on the Effectiveness of Passenger Screening Procedures".

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00320585
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Systems Center
  • Files: TSR, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 30 1982 12:00AM