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TSA Seeks Private-Sector Proposals for Registered Traveler Pilot Program

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Rear Adm. David M. Stone, Acting Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), today announced that the agency is seeking responses from the private sector to a Request for Proposal, also known as a Combined Solicitation Synopsis, for a Registered Traveler Pilot Program that will begin in select airports in late June.

TSA To Conduct Background Checks On Hazmat Drivers

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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The Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today plans for conducting background checks on commercial truck drivers who transport hazardous materials (HAZMAT), including explosives.

TSA Teams Up With The American Trucking Associations To Prevent And Respond To Terrorism

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced a $19.3 million cooperative agreement with the American Trucking Associations (ATA) to expand ATA's Highway Watch program, which trains highway professionals to identify and report safety and security situations on our Nation's roads.

TSA And The State Of Florida Team Up To Tighten Seaport Security

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Florida state House and Senate leaders, and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles announced a groundbreaking new partnership today to strengthen security at the State's seaports.

Be Smart When Flying During Spring Break

Press Release

For many, spring break is a time when thousands of students leave daily responsibilities behind, hopping on flights bound for sun or snow. But all travelers must remember that airline security is a serious matter that requires following a few easy guidelines.

"We anticipate this spring travel season will be very busy," said Rear Adm. David M. Stone, Acting Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration. "We are prepared to accommodate travelers nationwide. In turn, we ask travelers to be prepared to fly."

TSA Kicks Off Privacy Education Program

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WASHINGTON, March 8--The Transportation Security Administration today announced a privacy education kick-off week with a series of educational programs emphasizing the role and responsibilities all employees have in protecting individual privacy.

TSA Names Michael Robinson Federal Security Director at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today named Michael D. Robinson as the Federal Security Director (FSD) at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Robinson will assume leadership of all TSA activities at the airport. Robinson has served the past two years as the Assistant Administrator for Aviation Operations for the TSA in Arlington, Va.

TSA Recruiting Full-Time And Part-Time Screeners At Select Airports

Press Release

U. S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

Transportation Security Administration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is accepting job applications for full-time and part-time security screener jobs with federal benefits at select airports.

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