Air Cargo Security Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Air Cargo Security

Creator

  • Author: Elias, Bartholomew
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Resources, Science, and Industry Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2006-01-26

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 31 pages.
  • Content Description: The air cargo system is vulnerable to several security threats, including: potential plots to place explosives aboard aircraft; illegal shipments of hazardous materials; criminal activities such as smuggling and theft; and potential hijackings and sabotage by persons with access to aircraft. This report discusses legislative efforts currently underway to improve air cargo system security.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Transportation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Air cargo - Security measures - Law and legislation

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL32022
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL32022 2006-01-26
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs8336