Wednesday, June 24, 2009
Terrorist Threat to U.S. Aviation System
The terrorist threat to the United States aviation system still remains today. There are many areas of aviation security that are still lacking and where we could do better. One of these areas is where the U.S. has not pressed for explosive detection equipment in foreign airports for air passengers traveling to the United States. Read a comprehensive article on this topic in Homeland Security Affairs Journal (January 2009) entitled "The Terrorist Threat to Inbound U.S. Passenger Flights: Inadequate Government Response". Click here to learn more about aviation security and terrorism.