National Air Carrier Association Vice President for Government Affairs and Security Policy Paul Doell represented NACA at a TSA press conference discussing the upcoming summer travel season at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on May 10, 2022. “We appreciate Administrator Pekoske’s leadership in holding this summer kickoff event,” Doell said. “It gives us all an opportunity […]
Blue Lightning Initiative
The Blue Lightning Initiative (BLI), led by the Department of Transportation, the Department of Homeland Security, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection, is an element of the DHS Blue Campaign. The BLI trains aviation industry personnel to identify potential traffickers and human trafficking victims, and to report their suspicions to federal law enforcement. To date, more than 100,000 personnel in the aviation industry have been trained through the BLI, and actionable tips continue to be reported to law enforcement.