Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

December 18, 2008 11:19 ET

CATSA Strengthens Efforts to Inform Passengers and Improve the Flow of Security Screening at St. John's International Airport

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - Dec. 18, 2008) - The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) will unveil a new information campaign aimed to better inform air travellers about being prepared when passing through a security checkpoint at Canadian airports.



When Friday, December 19, 2008
10:30 AM

Where St. John's International Airport
1st Floor, Atrium Area

Who Andrea Hawkins
Service Delivery Manager


CATSA, established on April 1, 2002, is a federal Crown corporation that operates on a not-for-profit basis. It is responsible for the provision of key aviation security services such as pre-board screening of passengers and their belongings; random screening of non-passengers; and the acquisition, deployment and maintenance of explosives detection equipment at airports. CATSA is also responsible for the development and implementation of a restricted area identity card incorporating biometric features.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Air Transport Security Authority
    CATSA Communications
    Mathieu Larocque
    613-998-4527
    mathieu.larocque@catsa.gc.ca
    or
    St. John's International Airport Authority
    Marie Manning
    Director, Marketing & Community Relations
    709-758-8564
    709-690-9319 (cell)