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Practical Aviation Security

Practical Aviation Security
  • Author : Jeffrey Price
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 20 July 2016
  • ISBN : 0128043598
  • Pages : 598 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Practical Aviation Security: Predicting and Preventing Future Threats, Third Edition is a complete guide to the aviation security system, from crucial historical events to the policies, policymakers, and major terrorist and criminal acts that have shaped the procedures in use today, as well as the cutting edge technologies that are shaping the future. This text equips readers working in airport security or other aviation management roles with the knowledge to implement effective security programs, meet international guidelines, and responsibly protect facilities or organizations of any size. Using case studies and practical security measures now in use at airports worldwide, readers learn the effective methods and the fundamental principles involved in designing and implementing a security system. The aviation security system is comprehensive and requires continual focus and attention to stay a step ahead of the next attack. Practical Aviation Security, Third Edition, helps prepare practitioners to enter the industry and helps seasoned professionals prepare for new threats and prevent new tragedies. Covers commercial airport security, general aviation and cargo operations, threats, threat detection and response systems, as well as international security issues Lays out the security fundamentals that can ensure the future of global travel and commerce Applies real-world aviation experience to the task of anticipating and deflecting threats Includes updated coverage of security related to spaceport and unmanned aerial systems, focusing on IACO (International Civil Aviation Organization) security regulations and guidance Features additional and updated case studies and much more


Practical Aviation Security

Practical Aviation Security
  • Author : Jeffrey Price,Jeffrey Forrest
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 20 July 2016
GET THIS BOOKPractical Aviation Security

Practical Aviation Security: Predicting and Preventing Future Threats, Third Edition is a complete guide to the aviation security system, from crucial historical events to the policies, policymakers, and major terrorist and criminal acts that have shaped the procedures in use today, as well as the cutting edge technologies that are shaping the future. This text equips readers working in airport security or other aviation management roles with the knowledge to implement effective security programs, meet international guidelines, and responsibly protect


Practical Aviation Security

Practical Aviation Security
  • Author : Jeffrey Price
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 31 December 2012
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The second edition of Practical Aviation Security is a complete guide to the aviation security system, from crucial historical events to the policies, policymakers, and major terrorist and criminal acts that have shaped the procedures in use today. The tip-of-the-spear technologies that are shaping the future are also addressed. This text equips readers in airport security or other aviation management roles with the knowledge to implement the effective security programs, to meet international guidelines, and to responsibly protect facilities or


General Aviation Security

General Aviation Security
  • Author : Daniel J. Benny, Ph.D
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 16 August 2012
GET THIS BOOKGeneral Aviation Security

After 9/11, the initial focus from the U.S. government, media, and the public was on security at commercial airports and aboard commercial airlines. Soon, investigation revealed the hijackers had trained at flight schools operating out of general aviation airports, leading to a huge outcry by the media and within the government to mandate security regulations for this flight sector. General Aviation Security: Aircraft, Hangars, Fixed-Base Operations, Flight Schools, and Airports examines the threats against general aviation (GA) and presents resources


Aircrew Security

Aircrew Security
  • Author : Clois Williams,Steven Waltrip
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKAircrew Security

The book is intended to help flight crews deal with the new complexities they now face in the skies. It is a practical guide on combating terrorism and other serious threats aboard commercial airliners. Using detailed studies of current airline security p


Practical Airport Operations, Safety, and Emergency Management

Practical Airport Operations, Safety, and Emergency Management
  • Author : Jeffrey Price,Jeffrey Forrest
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 09 February 2016
GET THIS BOOKPractical Airport Operations, Safety, and Emergency Management

Practical Airport Operations, Safety, and Emergency Management: Protocols for Today and the Future focuses on the airport itself, not the aircraft, manufacturers, designers, or even the pilots. The book explores the safety of what's been called ‘the most expensive piece of pavement in any city’— the facility that operates, maintains, and ensures the safety of millions of air passengers every year. The book is organized into three helpful sections, each focusing on one of the sectors described in the title.


Aviation Security

Aviation Security
  • Author : Ruwantissa I.R. Abeyratne
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 December 2018
GET THIS BOOKAviation Security

Published in 1998. The various conventions which apply to the subject of unlawful interface with civil aviation have proved effective only to the extent of nurturing existing values of international law as they are restrictively perceived through the parameters of air law. This book examines the offence of unlawful interference with international civil aviation and analyses critically the legal and regulatory regime that applies thereto, with a view to recommending measures that are calculated to infuse a new approach to the


International Aviation Law

International Aviation Law
  • Author : Ron Bartsch,Ronald I.C. Bartsch
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 May 2016
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International Aviation Law: A Practical Guide explains the international context and application of the law as it applies to commercial and recreational aviation, and to the broader aviation environment. It provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of aviation law from criminal law to contract law to the legal duties and responsibility of aircrew and other aviation personnel including airport operators, air traffic controllers and aircraft engineers. Each area of the law is clearly explained in accessible language and supported


International Aviation and Terrorism

International Aviation and Terrorism
  • Author : John Harrison
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 March 2009
GET THIS BOOKInternational Aviation and Terrorism

This book examines terrorism's impact on the international aviation security regime, with a focus on the role of the United States. Tracing the historical development of the international civil aviation system, the volume examines how it has dealt with the evolving security environment caused by international terrorism. It begins by exploring the practical implications of the debates over the meaning of 'terrorism' and how the international civil aviation community developed practical solutions to avoid the debilitating debates over the concept


Transportation Security

Transportation Security
  • Author : Clifford Bragdon
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 19 August 2011
GET THIS BOOKTransportation Security

Insecure transportation systems are costing our worldwide mobility-based economy as much as 6% of GDP annually. The effectiveness of security measures vary widely. In the United States, depending on the mode of transportation, it ranges from “medium effectiveness for airports to “low effectiveness for maritime, rail, transit, and intermodal activities. Situational awareness and interoperability are lacking as we try to deal with both natural and man-made disasters. Regardless of the transport mode, improvements are essential if governments and corporations are to


Practical Aviation Law

Practical Aviation Law
  • Author : J. Scott Hamilton
  • Publisher : Aviation Supplies & Academics
  • Release : 08 March 2021
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This text is a guide to aviation law for managers, pilots, mechanics, aircraft owners, air traffic controllers, air safety investigators, or others involved in aviation as a profession or hobby. It provides the basic knowledge and perspective to understand how the legal system works in relation to aviation. Helps readers recognize and avoid common legal pitfalls, and be able to discern when they need to call a lawyer. It provides a foundation to a complex field of law. Contains frequent


Aviation Security Law

Aviation Security Law
  • Author : Ruwantissa Abeyratne
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 14 June 2010
GET THIS BOOKAviation Security Law

The law plays a significant role in ensuring aviation security. This book addresses new and emerging threats to civil aviation; evaluates security tools now in use such as the Public Key Directory, Advance Passenger Information, Passenger Name Record and Machine Readable travel documents in the context of their legal and regulatory background; and discusses applicable security treaties while providing an insight into the process of the security audits conducted by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The book also examines


Airport and Aviation Security

Airport and Aviation Security
  • Author : Bartholomew Elias
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 14 September 2009
GET THIS BOOKAirport and Aviation Security

The response of the U.S. federal government to 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 security that led up to the terrorist attacks of September 11th, describes subsequent terror plots


Practical Applications in Business Aviation Management

Practical Applications in Business Aviation Management
  • Author : James R. Cannon,Franklin D. Richey
  • Publisher : Government Institutes
  • Release : 16 January 2012
GET THIS BOOKPractical Applications in Business Aviation Management

Business aviation is one of America’s most important yet least understood industries. Most organizations (about 85%) operating business aircraft are small and medium-size enterprises. They include a wide range of organizations: state governments, universities, charitable organizations, and all types of businesses. While the organizations that rely on business aviation are varied, they all have one thing in common: the need for fast, flexible, safe, and secure access to destinations worldwide. Many small U.S. businesses rely on business aviation. They



Airline Passenger Security Screening

Airline Passenger Security Screening
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,National Materials Advisory Board,Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems,Panel on Passenger Screening,Committee on Commercial Aviation Security
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 19 July 1996
GET THIS BOOKAirline Passenger Security Screening

This book addresses new technologies being considered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for screening airport passengers for concealed weapons and explosives. The FAA is supporting the development of promising new technologies that can reveal the presence not only of metal-based weapons as with current screening technologies, but also detect plastic explosives and other non-metallic threat materials and objects, and is concerned that these new technologies may not be appropriate for use in airports for other than technical reasons. This