Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

Canadian Air Transport Security Authority

December 13, 2007 14:32 ET

Public Service Announcement/Canadian Air Transport Security Authority: "The First Security Check Point Is You"

ATTENTION: Program Directors, PSA Coordinators, Traffic Managers, News Directors, Assignment Editors

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 13, 2007) -

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT SUMMARY:

With the holiday and winter travel season upon us, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority is offering a PSA reminding travellers of the on-going restrictions on liquids and gels. The PSA provides consumer information about the quantity requirements and directs people to the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority web site to obtain more information. When traveling thru airports "the first security check point is you".

About CATSA/ACSTA: The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority's mission is to protect the public by securing critical elements of the air transportation system as assigned by the government. Among its responsibilities, CATSA trains and certifies the more than 5,200 screening officers at the 89 airports across Canada.

PSA Distribution: December 2007

Radio PSA (French and English) available for download at : http://cbnnewsroom.com/catsapsa/

User name: station

Password: CATSAPSA

Radio PSA available for e-mail delivery by contacting: amanda@cbnnewsroom.com

Television PSA (French and English) available for download at: http://cbnnewsroom.com/catsapsa/

User name: station

Password: CATSAPSA

Television PSA available for hard-copy delivery by contacting: amanda@cbnnewsroom.com

Please NOTE: versions of the PSA in Cantonese, Mandarin and Punjabi are also available for download.

Technical Contact: 1-416-666-8745

Contact Information

  • Canadian Air Transport Security Authority
    Ottawa
    Erika Mayhew
    613-993-7196