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Three years later, are we safer?

Ted Balaker
September 12, 2004, 12:00pm

In his latest Aviation Security Newsletter, Bob Poole is not so encouraged by the TSA's performance, but he is more encouraged by the 9/11 Commission report: [T]he Commission's report picks up on several themes discussed in this newsletter. One is the huge inconsistency between requiring 100% explosives screening of checked bags but accepting ordinary X-raying of carry-ons, and not searching people for explosives or other dangerous objects.

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