Transportation

Commercial Vehicle Security: Risk-Based Approach Needed to Secure the Commercial Vehicle Sector
Effectiveness of TSA’s Surface Transportation Security Inspector
Federal Funding for Recent Disasters, and Options for the Future
Freedom and Information: Assessing Publicly Available Data Regarding U.S. Transportation Infrastructure Security.
Highway Bridge Program: Clearer Goals and Performance Measures Needed for a More Focused and Sustainable Program
Homeland Security Special Report: The Cargo Challenge
Mass Transit System Threat Assessment
Pandemic Influenza: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery. Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources [Mass Transit Annex]
Report of the National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission – Vision for Tomorrow
Spatial Information Technologies in Critical Infrastructure Protection: A Research Agenda in CIP
Structural Health Monitoring of Bridges for Improving Transportation Security
Transportation and Transportation Security Related Provisions of House and Senate Stimulus Legislation (H.R. 1)
Transportation Security Administration Has Strengthened Planning to Guide Investments in Key Aviation and Surface Transportation Security Programs, but More Work Remains
Transportation Security: Efforts to Strengthen Aviation and Surface Transportation Security Continue to Progress, but More Work Remains
Transportation Security – Efforts to Strengthen Aviation and Surface Transportation Security are Under Way, but Challenges Remain
Transportation Security: Issues for the 109th Congress
Transportation Security: Issues for the 110th Congress
Transportation Security: Issues for the 111th Congress
The Unfinished Agenda – Transportation Security Survey
“100% Air Cargo Screening: Can We Secure America’s Skies?” Hearing before the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection
Air Cargo Security
Air Cargo Security
Airport Disaster Preparedness in a Community Context
Airport Passenger Screening: Background and Issues for Congress
Aviation Security: A National Strategy and Other Actions Would Strengthen TSA’s Efforts to Secure Commercial Airport Perimeters and Access Controls
Aviation Security: Background and Policy Options for Screening and Securing Air Cargo
Aviation Security: DHS and TSA Have Researched, Developed, and Begun Deploying Passenger Checkpoint Screening Technologies but Continue to Face Challenges
Aviation Security: Efforts to Strengthen International Passenger Prescreening are Under Way, but Planning and Implementation Issues Remain
Aviation Security: Federal Action Needed to Strengthen Domestic Air Cargo Security
Aviation Security: Status of Transportation Security Inspector Workforce
Aviation Security: TSA’s Cost and Performance Study of Private-Sector Airport Screening
Aviation Security: TSA is Enhancing its Oversight of Air Carrier Efforts to Screen Passengers against Terrorist Watch-List Records, but Expects Ultimate Solution to Be Implementation of Secure Flight
Aviation Security: Vulnerabilities Exposed Through Covert Testing of TSA’s Passenger Screening Process
Cargo Security is Not Elementary
Detailed Information on the Transportation Security Administration: Air Cargo Security Programs Assessment
Ensuring America’s Security: Cleaning Up the Nation’s Watchlists
The Economic Impacts of a Terrorist Attack on the U.S. Commercial Aviation System
Federal Air Marshal Service Could Benefit from Improved Planning and Controls
Federal Coordination for Responding to In-flight Security Threats Has Matured, but Procedures Can Be Strengthened
Fighting Terror with Technology
Issues and Accomplishments for the Air Cargo Industry
Keeping Bombs off Planes: Securing Air Cargo, Aviation’s Soft Underbelly
National Aviation Security Policy, Strategy, and Mode-Specific Plans: Background and Considerations for Congress
National Aviation Security Policy, Strategy, and Mode-Specific Plans: Background and Considerations for Congress
Pandemic Influenza: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery. Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources [Aviation Sub-Sector Annex]
People Matter
Plan for the Emergency Security Control of Air Traffic (ESCAT)
Privacy Impact Assessment for the Air Cargo Security Requirements
Registered Traveler Pilot Privacy Impact Assessment
Securing General Aviation
Statement of Rick Kopel, Principal Deputy Director, Terrorist Screening Center, Before the House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection
Statement of Denise Robinson Before the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection Committee on Homeland Security U.S. House of Representatives
Statement of John Meenan Executive Vice President and COO Air Transport Association of America, Inc. before the House Homeland Security Subcommittee On Transportation Security & Infrastructures Protection
Targets for Terrorists
Terrorist Watchlist Checks and Air Passenger Prescreening
Transportation Security: Sharp Object Lessons
Transportation Security Administration Has Strengthened Planning to Guide Investments in Key Aviation Security Programs, but More Work Remains
TSA Strengthens Air Cargo Security
U.S. Citizens with Pending Passport Applications Allowed Temporary Travel Flexibility Within Western Hemisphere
U.S. Plan Urges New Measures for Air Cargo Security
DHS Awards $7.4 Million in Combined Contracts to Three Firms to Support Emerging Counter-MANPADS Technologies
Homeland Security: Protecting Airliners from Terrorist Missiles
The MANPADS Menace: Combating the Threat to Global Aviation from Man-Portable Air Defense Systems
Protecting Commercial Aviation Against the Shoulder-Fired Missile Threat
Electronic Cargo Manifests for Trucking Industry
Emergency Evacuation Report Card 2006
Federal-Aid Highways: FHWA Needs a Comprehensive Approach to Improving Project Oversight
Highway Bridges: Conditions and the Federal/State Role
Highway Bridges: Conditions and the Federal/State Role
Highway Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Highway ISAC)
Highway Infrastructure: Federal Efforts to Strengthen Security Should Be Better Coordinated and Targeted on the Nation’s Most Critical Highway Infrastructure
Interstate 35W (I-35W) Bridge Collapse and Response Technical Report
Public-Private Partnerships in Highway and Transit Infrastructure Provision
Pandemic Influenza: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery. Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources [Highway and Motor Annex]
The 2% Myth
American Association of Port Authorities Website
AMO Union (American Maritime Officers), AMO Online Magazine
Assessing the Resiliency of the Nation’s Supply Chain, Testimony of Rear Admiral James Watson
Assessing the Resiliency of the Nation’s Supply Chain, Testimony of Paul Zimmerman
Background, Purpose, and Rules on the Inter-American Committee on Ports (CIP) of the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Technical Advisory Group
Cargo Container Inspections: Preliminary Observations on the Status of Efforts to Improve the Automated Targeting System
CBP Issues Proposed Rule Requiring Additional Cargo Information
The CIP Report- Volume 3, Number 1
Closing the Gap in Cruise Ship Security
Coast Guard: Deepwater Program Management Initiatives and Key Homeland Security Missions
Complete Cargo Inspection and Port Security Grants Do Not Promote Homeland Security
Cornyn-Kyl Immigration Reform Act
Department of Homeland Security Announces $17.1 Million Award for Operation Safe Commerce Container Cargo Security Program
DHS Announces West Coast Maritime Radiation Detection Project
DHS’ Strategy and Plans to Counter Small Vessel Threats Need Improvement
Domestic Outreach Plan
The DP World Controversy and the Ongoing Vulnerability of U.S. Supports (Prepared Remarks for Testimony before the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, U.S. House of Representatives)
Fact Sheet: Securing U.S. Ports
Fairplay: The International Shipping Weekly
The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Efforts to Protect the Nation’s Seaports
Foreign Workers Aboard U.S. – Flag Vessels Opposed by Coast Guard
A Global Terminal Operator’s Perspective on Partnering with the U.S. Government on Efforts to Secure the Global Supply Chain against Terrorists Smuggling a WMD
The GreenLane Maritime Cargo Security Act of 2005
IMO adopts comprehensive maritime security measures
The Impact of Port Reform on Workers
Information Resources on International Maritime Security and ISPS Code
International Terrorist Threat to Maritime Transportation
ISPS Code Status Update 05
H.R. 4954 – SAFE Port Act – Committee on Homeland Security
Licensing of Maritime Personnel/Federal Register
MarEx Newsletter
The Maritime Dimension of International Security: Terrorism, Piracy, and Challenges for the United States
Maritime Domain Awareness and Vessel Tracking Testimony
Maritime Domain Awareness Architecture Management Hub Strategy
Maritime Safety and Security Teams
Maritime Security: Better Planning Needed to Help Ensure an Effective Port Security Assessment Program
Maritime Security: New Structures Have Improved Information Sharing, but Security Clearance Processing Requires Further Action
Maritime Security
Maritime Security: Potential Terrorist Attacks and Protection Priorities
Maritime Terrorism – Risk and Liability
No Need to Dwell on it: BCT Overcomes Container Dwell Challenges
Port and Maritime Security
Pre Design Radiation Safety Plan for the Operational Test of The Pulsed Fast Neutron Analysis Cargo Inpection System
Preparedness, Response, and Recovery. Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources [Maritime Sub-Sector Annex]
Remarks by Homeland Security Michael Chertoff at the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore
Safely Securing U.S. Ports: The port security assessment program
Savi Technology and Hutchison Port Holdings Establish New Company
Security and Accountability for Every Port Act of 2006 (Engrossed Amendment as Agreed to by Senate)
Ship Security Alert System (SSAS)
Statement of RADM David P. Pekoske, Assistant Commandant for Operations on Border Security: Infrastructure, Technology, and the Human Element
Strengthening Relationships – Productive OAS Meeting in Houston
Taking a Global Approach to Maritime Security
Targeting Oceangoing Cargo Containers 2007 (Unclassified Summary)
Testimony of Christopher Koch Regarding Securing Maritime Commerce and Global Supply Chains before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Testimony of John P. Clancey Before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee
Texas Coastal Region Advisory System
Twilight of a National Capability
The US Coast Guard Strategy for Maritime Safety, Security and Stewardship
Considering the Effects of a Catastrophic Terrorist Attack
Information on Port Security in the Caribbean Basin
Maritime Security – Federal Efforts Needed to Address Challenges in Preventing and Responding to Terrorist Attacks on Energy Commodity Tankers.
The Maritime Transportation Security Act of 2002
MegaPorts Initiative
Port and Maritime Security
Port and Maritime Security: Background and Issues for Congress
Port Risk Management: Additional Federal Guidance Would Aid Ports in Disaster Planning and Recovery
Port Security is still a House of Cards
Port Security Units
Risk Assessment and Prioritization
Satellite Control and the Future of Container Security
Ship owners perspective on the International Ship and Port Facilities
UNITED STATES: Sense develops advanced biometrics port security system for maritime freight shipping and ocean cruise industries
US and Israel to Cooperate on Detecting Illicit Shipments of Nuclear Material
U.S. Port Security Policy after 9/11: Overview and Evaluation
DHS and DOE Launch Secure Freight Initiative
Secure Freight Initiative Begins Testing at Two Foreign Ports
H.R. 4954: The SAFE Port Act
Maritime Security: Observations on Selected Aspects of the SAFE Port Act
Maritime Security – One Year Later: A Progress Report of the SAFE Port Act
Comments of the World Shipping Council on Operation Safe Commerce (OSC)
Operation Safe Commerce: Secretary Ridge Announces the Awarding of $28 Million for Operation Safe Commerce
Domestic Outreach Plan
Global Maritime Intelligence Integration Plan
Interim Maritime Operation Threat Response Plan
International Outreach and Coordination Strategy
Maritime Commerce Security Plan
Maritime Infrastructure Recovery Plan
Maritime Transportation System Security Recommendations for the National Strategy for Maritime Security
National Plan to Achieve Maritime Domain Awareness
The National Strategy for Maritime Security
Effects of Catastrophic Events on Transportation System Management and Operations: Howard Street Tunnel Fire, Final Report: Findings
Federal Railroad Safety Programs: Selected Issues in Proposed Reauthorization Legislation
Freight Rail Security: Actions Have Been Taken to Enhance Security, but the Federal Strategy Can Be Strengthened and Security Efforts Better Monitored
Intercity Passenger Rail: GAO Report on Need for National Policy and Strategies to Maximize Public Benefits from Federal Expenditures
International and National Terrorist Threats to Surface Infrastructure
Pandemic Influenza: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery. Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources [Railroad Sub-Sector Annex]
Rail Security and the Terrorist Threat
Rail Transit Security in an International Context
Railroad Bridges and Tunnels: Federal Role in Providing Safety Oversight and Freight Infrastructure Investment Could Be Better Targeted
Securing America’s Passenger – Rail Systems
Securing America’s Passenger Rail Systems
Securing and Protecting America’s Rail System: U.S. Railroad and Opportunities for Terrorist Threats
Transportation Security: Key Actions Have Been Taken to Enhance Mass Transit and Passenger Rail Security, but Opportunities Exist to Strengthen Federal Strategy and Programs
TSA Proposed Rules for Freight Railroad Carriers
UNITED KINGDOM: Heathrow Express Completes Behaviour Pattern Recognition Training Workers Identify Suspicious Behaviour
U.S. Department of Transportation Interim Final Rule: Enhancing Rail Transportation Safety and Security for Hazardous Materials Shipments
DHS Issues Credentialing rule to Secure Access to US Ports
TSA Has Made Progress in Implementing the Transportation Worker Identification Credential Program, but Challenges Remain