WestJet Airlines Ltd. (OTC:WJAVF) JPMorgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference Call March 10, 2013 11:00 AM ET Executives Vito Culmone – Executive Vice-President-Finance, CFO Analysts Jamie N. Baker – JPMorgan Securities LLC Presentation Jamie N. Show More Summary
(By Peter Van Buren) The Obama administration has just opened a new front in its ongoing war on whistleblowers. It’s taking its case against one man, former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Air Marshal…
Apparently, carrying lapel pins that look vaguely like the Bitcoin symbol through airport security was enough to provoke questioning from confused Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents. A pair of steely government workers confronted Davi Barker, claiming they saw Bitcoin in his luggage. Show More Summary
This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. The Obama administration has just opened a new front in its ongoing war on whistleblowers. It's taking its case against one man, former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Air Marshal Robert MacLean, all the way to the Supreme Court. Show More Summary
Supreme Court Edition? Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com The Obama administration has just opened a new front in its ongoing war on whistleblowers. It’s taking its case against one man, former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Air Marshal Robert MacLean, all the way to the Supreme Court. Show More Summary
She tends to find herself in fixes, so it’s no wonder Lena Dunham ended up in a prickly ordeal with the Transportation Security Administration. During her interview on “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” the “Girls” gal recalled her recent...Show More Summary
Frequent fliers who already resent – okay, loathe – the Transportation Security Administration probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn that the TSA was employing armed alcoholics as air marshals on international flights. At this point...Show More Summary
DARPA wants to make DoD procurement more secure with its Supply Chain Hardware Integrity for Electronics Defense (SHIELD) program. This would be done through small, very cheap components dedicated to authenticating the origin of their host electronic parts. The agency will host a workshop [PDF] on March 14 in Arlington, VA. Developing Multipurpose VTOL UAVs […]
Sponsored Post: The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has contracted with Stratovan Corporation to develop an enhanced automated explosive detection capability for computed tomography (CT) checked-baggage screening systems. An additional...
Fixes a serious security flaw: Impact: An attacker with a privileged network position may capture or modify data in sessions protected by SSL/TLS Description: Secure Transport failed to validate the authenticity of the connection. This issue was addressed by restoring missing validation steps. ?
The Southeast Area Transit District will move forward on a study that aims to improve transportation services in the region, now that it has secured state funding for the initiative.
The Miggo straps and grips bring a lot of innovation to the way we tote and transport our beloved investments. Their versatile multi-use designs combine a high quality camera wrap, a method of securing the camera to your person and lens cap pocket all in one. Are the days of traditional camera toting coming to an end? Find out in our review
Full (strict) Transport Layer Security is now ready for prime time.
The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority says it's the nation's first transit system to equip buses with new 360-degree lenses, courtesy of Homeland Security funds
Transportation Security Administration employees plan to demonstrate Wednesday afternoon at their agency’s Arlington headquarters, calling for expanded worker protections as their union holds its annual conference in the nation’s capital. Show More Summary
Rail technology provider Bombardier Transportation has won its fifth contract worth $26m from Linz Transport Authority to supply additional six Flexity 100% low-floor trams called Cityrunners.
This term, the Supreme Court of the United States had the opportunity to review a Colorado Supreme Court decision that dealt with immunity against civil liability under the Aviation and Transportation Security Act. Based on the long-accepted definition of malice, and statutory interpretation, the Supreme Court disagreed with the Colorado......
A former Transportation Security Administration screener who dished dirt about the agency in a recent story was lying or describing long-abandoned practices. That was the agency's response to a story in Politico by former TSA agent Jason Edward Harrington.
LIKE many Americans, Jason Edward Harrington suspects that most of the airport security measures enforced by the country's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) are useless theatre and unlikely to catch actual terrorists. There's one important difference, though: Mr Harrington is a former TSA agent. Show More Summary
The Transportation Security Administration has temporarily banned anyone flying to Russia from bringing liquids onto the plane in their carry-on baggage because of a new bomb threat. The ban went into effect just after the Department...Show More Summary