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TSA Pledges $3.4 Million For Explosive Detection Systems At Pittsburgh International Airport

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has agreed to commit $3.4 million to Allegheny County Airport Authority for improvements to be made to the existing checked baggage screening system in the North Landside Terminal of Pittsburgh International Airport, Rear Adm. David M. Stone, USN (Ret.), Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security for TSA, announced today.

TSA Names Federal Security Director For San Jose Airport

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) named Calvin Yuen as Federal Security Director for Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport.

FEEA Announces New Fund For Transportation Security Administration Employees

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Littleton, Colo. — The Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund (FEEA), in conjunction with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), announces the formation of a new FEEA TSA Fund for the purpose of assisting TSA employees and their families facing natural disasters or personal crises. This is a standing fund that will provide grant assistance on an as-needed basis.

TSA Partners With Funeral Homes To Safely Transport Cremated Remains

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON, D.C – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced a partnership with the nation's funeral homes to ensure that cremated remains are safely and securely transported through airport security checkpoints.

Secretary Ridge Unveils Registered Traveler Pilot Program At Reagan National Airport

Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a continued effort to enhance aviation security and ease screening for thousands of travelers, the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today expanded operations for the Registered Traveler Pilot Program to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. American Airlines has been selected to partner with TSA at both Reagan National and Boston Logan airports. Similar pilots were launched successfully with other airline partners in Minneapolis (Northwest Airlines) and Los Angeles (United Airlines) in July and in Houston (Continental Airlines) and Boston in August.

TSA Names Federal Security Director At Juneau International Airport

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) named Raymond Culbreth as Federal Security Director (FSD) for Juneau International Airport.

TSA Names Robert Ellis, Jr. As Federal Security Director At Philadelphia International Airport

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Robert Ellis, Jr., Director of the Assessments and Acting Director Office of National Risk Assessment for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), has been named Federal Security Director (FSD) at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) the TSA announced today.

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