Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

March 16, 2009 10:59 ET

Media Advisory: New Initiatives to Speed up Screening during March Break at Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - March 16, 2009) - The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority will unveil new ways of communicating with passengers prior to the busy March Break period at Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport.



Where: Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport
In front of security checkpoint

When: March 17, 2009
10:00 A.M.

Who: Mathieu Larocque, Spokesperson, CATSA


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.

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