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SOURCE: WIKILEAKS; CRS Report "Arming Pilots Against Terrorism: Implementation Issues for the Federal Flight Deck Officer Program," by Bart Elias, Resources, Science, and Industry Division (includes a legislative history on how the cargo industry lobbied against arming its own pilots), RL; 09JAN Arming Pilots against Terrorism Act by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, , U.S. G.P.O. edition, in English. Get this from a library! Arming Pilots against Terrorism Act: report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).. [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.]. The New Meaning Of Airline Packing Words | 6 Pages. did in the days after 9/11 to put into place a defense against terrorists. From the Aviation and Transportation Act that was passed in November of , Arming Pilots Against Terrorism Act that was passed in July , and the Homeland Security Act that was passed in , we are going to look at the cost, the effort of .
Get this from a library! Providing for consideration of H.R. , Arming Pilots against Terrorism Act: report (to accompany H. Res. ).. [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rules.]. The program was authorized by Title XIV, Arming Pilots Against Terrorism, of the Homeland Security Act in November of , and the first class of 44 FFDOs was trained on April of at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, Georgia. Contrary to popular belief, arming pilots on passenger planes is nothing new. In fact, many pilots had flown with no incidents since the dawn of aviation. It was not until that the federal government disarmed the pilots. Because of the pilots being disarmed, many of them predicted that attempts at taking over the cockpit would begin to : Daniel Beltran. Which of the following “allows pilots to defend aircraft cockpits with firearms or other 'less-than-lethal weapons' against acts of criminal violence or air piracy, and provides antiterrorism training to flight crews”? a. Arming Pilots Against Terrorism Act b. HSPD-9 c. PDD d. Nunn-Lugar.
On Novem , President Bush signed the Arming Pilots against Terrorism Act. This Act required the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to establish a program to train, deputize, and equip volunteer pilots of air carriers for the purpose of defending the flight decks of commercial aircraft against acts of criminal violence and. Moreover, its true to conclude that really anything inside the airliner can be turned into a weapon; for instance, a soda can, a seat strap, even a mere beverage cart, thus, much considerations have to be done with the aim of allowing pilots to be armed while in transit (Arming Pilots against Terrorism, n.d.). Synonyms for arming in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for arming. 2 synonyms for arming: equipping, armament. What are synonyms for arming? That’s the analysis from two of the nation’s top gun rights leaders, responding to a VPC statement in opposition to the Arming Pilots Against Terrorism Act now before Congress. HR passed the House of Representatives July 10 by a huge margin, , and will now go to the Senate for consideration.