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Airport and aviation security : U.S. policy and strategy in the age of global terrorism

Author: Bartholomew Elias
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, ©2010.
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"The response of the U.S. federal government the events of September 11, 2001 has reflected the challenge of striking a balance between implementing security measures to deter terrorist attacks while at the same time limiting disruption to air commerce. Airport and Aviation Security: U.S. Policy and Strategy in the Age of Global Terrorism is a comprehensive reference that examines the persistent threats to aviation  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bartholomew Elias
ISBN: 9781420070293 1420070290
OCLC Number: 176924806
Description: xxvii, 411 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Pre-9/11 threats to aviation security and the U.S. policy response --
The 9/11 attacks and the ensuing policy debate --
Policy refinement in response to the evolving terrorist threat --
The U.S. strategy for combating terror threats --
Evaluating and managing security risks --
Exploiting intelligence and counterterrorism information --
Passenger and baggage screening --
Airline in-flight security measures --
Commercial airport access controls and perimeter security --
Mitigating the threat of shoulder-fired missiles and other standoff weapons --
Air cargo security --
Security for GA operations and airports.
Responsibility: Bartholomew Elias.
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Beginning with a historical backdrop describing the dawn of the age of global terrorism in the 1960s and continuing up until the present time, this title demonstrates the broad social and political  Read more...

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Elias is uniquely qualified to write this text. ... Lessons learned in this book will help in any security program. - Derek Knights, CPP, PCI in Security Management "To date I have read no better Read more...

 
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