TSA


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Noun1.TSA - an agency established in 2001 to safeguard United States transportation systems and insure safe air travel
Department of Transportation, DoT, Transportation - the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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TSA did not get vital security equipment from contract, report says.
During the course of our ongoing review of the Secure Flight program, we found that TSA did not fully disclose to the public its use of personal information in its fall 2004 privacy notices as required by the Privacy Act.
TSA Pre is part of the agency s larger effort to implement risk-based security concepts that enhance security by focusing efforts on travelers considered high-risk and about whom the agency knows less.
TSA looks to improve shoe-removal procedures at checkpoints.
This screening concept enhances security by enabling TSA to make risk assessments on passengers who volunteer information about themselves prior to flying," said Robert Ellis, TSA Federal Security Director for Philadelphia International Airport.
Although TSA has made significant progress related to its passenger screening program, challenges remain.
TSA to start testing controversial X-ray machines later this year.
TSA workers to get new uniform amid turmoil at the agency.