PROACTIVE MANAGEMENT OF FAA'S SECURITY PROGRAM NEEDED. STATEMENT OF KENNETH M. MEAD BEFORE THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON AVIATION SECURITY AND TERRORISM
This is the testimony of Kenneth M. Mead, Director, Transportation Issues, Resources, Community, and Economic Development Division, General Accounting Office (GAO), on GAO's work on aviation security. Fundamental deficiencies were found primarily in four areas of the Federal Aviation Administration's aviation security program, namely, passenger screening, airport security controls, security inspections, and airline training requirements for security personnel.
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U.S. General Accounting Office441 G Street, NW
Washington, DC United States 20548
- Publication Date: 1989-12-18
- Pagination: 14 p.
- TRT Terms: Air transportation; Airports; Control systems; Inspection; Passengers; Safety and security; Screenings; Security; Testimony; Training; Transportation safety
- Subject Areas: Aviation; Education and Training; Highways; Passenger Transportation; Safety and Human Factors; Security and Emergencies; Terminals and Facilities;
- Accession Number: 00493684
- Record Type: Publication
- Report/Paper Numbers: GAO/T-RCED-90-20
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Apr 30 1990 12:00AM