SECURITY PROBLEMS AT AIRPORTS

The paper considers the effects and needs of security to combat aviation terrorism. The nature of the threat either o sabotage or hijacking is analyzed and a brief history of moves to define and combat such threats is given. The U.K. position is set out in detail. The separate roles of airport security staff and police are outlined and practical measures for achieving security are described. the need for future airports to be planned with security in mind from the outset, and the need for security awareness throughout the industry are stressed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the Challenging Future. Proceedings of the 5th World Airports Conference, Brighton, England, 5-7 May 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Civil Engineers

    One Great George Street, Westminster
    London,   United Kingdom  SW1P 3AA
  • Authors:
    • Farmery, R
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Pagination: 7 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00155755
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Aerospace Abstracts
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 28 1977 12:00AM