Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

March 03, 2009 12:53 ET

Media Advisory: New Initiatives to Speed Up Screening During Spring Break at Victoria International Airport

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 3, 2009) - The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority will unveil new ways of communicating with passengers prior to the busy Spring Break period at Victoria International Airport.

Where: Victoria International Airport
In front of security checkpoint

When: March 5, 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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