HUMAN FACTORS IN U.S. CIVIL AVIATION SECURITY. IN: HANDBOOK OF AVIATION HUMAN FACTORS

This paper contains a history and overview of the current security system followed by current issues and human factors efforts, as well as some concluding thoughts on the future. It presents what is currently seen as the major concerns for civil aviation security, that is, hijacking and bombing. The paper provides very few details as much of the information and work in aviation security is not made available. The aviation security system comprises the devices, equipment, procedures, and personnel involved in keeping the flying public safe from sabotage and terrorism. Thus no data that could afford a possible terrorist accurate insights can be made public.

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    Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Incorporated

    10 Industrial Avenue
    Mahwah, NJ  United States  07430-2262
  • Authors:
    • Lofaro, R J
  • Publication Date: 1999

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00766481
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0805816801
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 28 1999 12:00AM