TITLE

GAO: TSA Detection Equipment Standards Still Need Improvements

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Air Safety Week;7/18/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. General Accounting Office (GAO) has criticized the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for delays and inefficiencies in its deployment of explosive detection equipment standards of airport checked baggage screening. TSA claims that the current standards in use by its explosive detection system (EDS) units provide the highest level of checked bagged security in the world.
ACCESSION #
63308311

 

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