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International Airline Trade Association Seeks Security Revamp

(Andy Pasztor – WSJ)

Current passenger security procedures are “not sustainable for the long term” because rapid global air-traffic growth threatens to overwhelm the capacity of screening checkpoints, according to the chief executive of the airline industry’s leading international trade group.

Tony Tyler, chief executive of the International Air Transport Association, told a security conference here that passenger and cargo security must be revised and updated to cope with changing threats. Read more here.