Airport and aviation security US policy and strategy in the age of global terrorism
By: Elias, Bartholomew.Material type: BookPublisher: Boca Raton CRC Press 2010Description: xxvii,411p. ill. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 9781420070293.Subject(s): Airports -- Security measures -- United States | Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention | National security -- Government policy -- United StatesDDC classification: 363.28760973
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.