Aviation and Airport Security: Terrorism and Safety Concerns, Second Edition

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CRC Press, Dec 23, 2008 - Law - 336 pages
The Definitive Handbook on Terrorist Threats to Commercial Airline and Airport SecurityConsidered the definitive handbook on the terrorist threat to commercial airline and airport security, USAF Lieutenant Colonel Kathleen Sweet‘s seminal resource is now updated to include an analysis of modern day risks. She covers the history of aviation security
 

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Contents

A National Security Asset
1
A Persistent Problem
13
Chapter 3 International Solutions and Reactions
37
Aircraft As Missiles
55
The Roots Remain
75
Chapter 6 International Major Counter Terrorism Units Law Enforcement and Intelligence Agencies The Best Defense
105
Chapter 7 Screening The Last Line of Defense
145
Chapter 8 Private Security Personnel versus Transportation Administration Security PersonnelIncreased supervision?
177
A Loose End
217
Chapter 11 Security and the Rules of Law A Slippery Slope
239
Comparison of US Law and Foreign Domestic LawLessons Learned
271
Some Intrusive Some Not
289
The Foundations of Security
307
Another Foundation
325
Index
347
Back cover
355

Will the Public Tolerate the Intrusion?
191

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