Transportation Security Administration

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Noun1.Transportation Security Administration - 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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Republican lawmakers criticized the Transportation Security Administration in a report issued on the agency's 10th birthday, and at least one lawmaker questioned whether it has improved aviation safety.
Transportation Security Administration, Barringer, InVision Technologies; The Dallas Morning News
The Department of Transportation set up the Transportation Security Administration to oversee security on all modes of transportation nationwide.
TSA may offer buyouts to some workers The Transportation Security Administration is seeking authorization to offer buyouts to 3,000 administrative workers as part of an effort to reduce costs.
Lawmaker: Independence would help TSA improve efficiency Allowing the Transportation Security Administration to operate more independently would improve efficiency at the TSA, Rep.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was created to meet the nation's need for transportation security, including all modes of domestic and points of international interface.
Transportation Security Administration says extra security measures may be needed, especially for planes arriving from foreign destinations.
The Senate should reject measures passed by the House of Representatives that would cut funding for the Transportation Security Administration, The New York Times editorial board writes.
The Transportation Security Administration plans to continue its focus on reducing risk posed by "unknown travelers" and securing air cargo, TSA Administrator John Pistole told the House Homeland Security Transportation Security Subcommittee.
Members of USCAP include Airports Council International - North America, Air Transport Association, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Transportation, The Boeing Company, and the Transportation Security Administration.
OSI Systems' Rapiscan Systems division has received a Transportation Security Administration contract to implement a baggage and parcel inspection product line.
Today we have the Transportation Security Administration providing the rules and the screening agents in a low morale environment with high turnover.

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