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January 3, 2013
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  • TSA to extend contract for screener testing
    The Transportation Security Administration will extend its contract with Personnel Decisions Research Institutes for at least a year. The TSA says it needs more time to transition the employee assessment management system to a new DHS enterprise solution to continue testing screeners. In the fall, it plans to switch to its own Enterprise Talent Management System platform. "The continued services would also avoid the interruption of testing for the officers. Any deviation would impact operations at the 450 airports that are required to certify/re-certify annually the 45,000 officers in order to meet their certification requirements necessary to maintain their jobs," the TSA stated in a written notice. Government Security News (1/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Get It Right: Pricing Strategies That Work
Many entrepreneurs hope for success by offering low prices, while in fact most world-class entrepreneurs succeed by setting higher prices. If you're not exactly sure which pricing strategy will work for your business, these 6 steps can help you set your company's prices for success. Read the exclusive article now.

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  • Quicker lines at Harrisburg airport with full-body scanners
    Since full-body scanners were introduced at Harrisburg International Airport in Pennsylvania more than two years ago, the airport reports things are going smoothly and lines move more quickly. "We can be effective and sensitive to people's concerns, which is why passengers always can choose which machine they want to go through," said TSA spokeswoman Ann Davis. "We're finding more and more passengers, though, are requesting the advanced imaging technology." LancasterOnline (Pa.) (1/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
How to Achieve IT Agility: A Survival Guide for IT Decision Makers
When business teams add new apps and services to already-strained networks, IT departments are accountable for making everything work. Is your team ready for this challenge? Read this eGuide to learn how IT teams are automating their networks, why they're utilizing Ethernet fabrics and SDN, and what success looks like as they regain network control and business relevance.

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  • Report details technology for pilots
    A special report by Aviation International News details the publication's findings after a series of interviews with avionics manufacturers to find out how they think their products can work to help pilots. AIN Online (1/1) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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  • AMR revises engine, jet contracts in bankruptcy court
    AMR Corp., the parent company of American Airlines, filed for approval from bankruptcy court on several revised contracts with engine suppliers and aircraft manufacturers. The suppliers affected include General Electric and Rolls-Royce, and the manufacturers include Boeing and Airbus. Bloomberg (1/2) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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Director (Chief), Public Safety, Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA)Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA)US - Nashville, TN
MANAGER, DIVISION OF UTILITIES - PROGRAM MANAGER IVMARYLAND AVIATION ADMINISTRATIONUS - BALTIMORE WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL THURGOOD MARSHALL AIRPORT
Civil EngineerMetropolitan Washington Airports AuthorityWashington, DC
Director ofHuman ResourcesReno-Tahoe Airport AuthorityReno, NV
Airport Operations ManagerCity of Battle CreekBattle Creek, MI
Project Director - Senior Airport ArchitectHillsborough County Aviation AuthorityTampa, FL
FirefighterFlathead Municipal Airport AuthorityKalispell, MT
Airport Operations AgentCity of Kansas City, Missouri Aviation DepartmentKansas City, MO
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