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.
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NACA Statement on DOT NPRM Enhancing Transparency of Airline Ancillary Service Fees/in Featured Posts, News/by Dan Stohr
In response to the Department of Transportation issuing its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking “Enhancing Transparency of Airline Ancillary Service Fees,” National Air Carrier Association President and CEO George Novak issued the following statement:
NACA congratulates TSA Administrator Pekoske on re-confirmation/in Featured Posts, News/by Dan Stohr
NACA’s Doell Reappointed to TSA ASAC/in Featured Posts, News/by Dan Stohr
The National Air Carrier Association is pleased to announce that NACA Vice President for Government Affairs and Security Policy Paul Doell was selected by TSA Administrator David Pekoske on September 9, 2022, for reappointment to the Aviation Security Advisory Committee (ASAC) for a third 2-year term.
“I greatly appreciate Administrator Pekoske’s trust in me to serve another term on the ASAC,” Doell said. “I look forward to working to improve the security of our air transportation system over the next two years.”
Doell serves on the airline and air cargo subcommittees of the ASAC, where he represents the perspective of the air carrier members of NACA. To read TSA’s press release on the announcement, please visit their website here.