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February 4, 2013
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  • Ky. Republican senator taking aim at TSA -- again
    Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has two plans to scale back the Transportation Security Administration's authority. One would privatize the organization, and the other calls for creating a passenger bill of rights. Paul introduced the bills last year, but they were never promoted out of the Senate Commerce Committee. WKYU-FM (Bowling Green, Ky.) (2/1) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • General Dynamics to update LAX security system
    General Dynamics won a three-year contract valued at $27.3 million to update airport security at Los Angeles International Airport. The upgrades will include installing more than 2,500 cameras for a closed-circuit television system that includes video management and storage. United Press International (1/31) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • NTSB chief could be next Transportation Secretary, sources say
    Deborah Hersman, the head of the National Transportation Safety Board, is a top candidate for the position of Transportation Secretary, sources say. Hersman, a Democrat, has garnered praise from both parties during her tenure at the U.S. safety agency. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced his plans to retire from the post. The Wall Street Journal (2/3) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Position TitleCompany NameLocation
Airport Specialist IV (Security)Grand Junction Regional AirportGrand Junction, CO
Director of MaintenanceMemphis-Shelby County Airport AuthorityMemphis, TN
Sr. Maintenance Manager, Electrical & Electronic SystemsPort of SeattleSeattle, WA
Airport Operations TechnicianCity of Minot, Minot International AirportMinot, ND
Assistant Airport Operations ManagerDelaware River & Bay AuthorityDover, DE
Associate Deputy Airport Director, Hotel DeveloperSan Francisco International Airport (SFO)US - San Francisco
Director (Chief), Public Safety, Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA)Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA)US - Nashville, TN
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