商务航空界和联邦政府已经采取了这一措施, implemented and enhanced many 安全 requirements and best practices that reduce business aviation’s vulnerability to terrorist threats. The following list highlights progress made by the 全国商务航空协会 (NBAA) and the business aviation community in enhancing 安全 for the industry.
- 政府已经反复核对过了, 并继续定期检查, 所有飞行员对联邦禁飞和监视名单的记录.
- 通用航空机场已经采用了“机场观察计划”, an initiative at non-commercial airports for raising 安全 awareness and reporting suspicious activity to federal authorities.
- 通过行业的压力, the Transportation 安全 Administration (TSA) created a toll-free telephone number for reporting suspicious aviation incidents.
- All foreign citizens seeking certain types of flight training in the United States must undergo a fingerprint-based background check prior to training.
- The Treasury Department and the 飞机 manufacturing community have established requirements for searching for suspicious 飞机 sales and transactions.
- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has developed and issued tamper-proof licenses and certificates for pilots and other FAA-certified personnel, 所有飞行员都必须携带防篡改设备, 政府签发的飞行照片证件.
- 运输安全管理局要求所有超过12500磅的包机. (涡轮螺旋桨或更大的)以遵守严格的飞行员背景调查, 以及旅客名单和身份审查要求.
- 从国际目的地抵达的通用航空飞机必须通知美国.S. 在到达美国之前的海关官员.
- NBAA created a 安全 Council consisting of aviation professionals and 安全 experts with federal 安全 backgrounds to continually review vulnerabilities and to develop solutions, 与国土安全部和运输安全管理局合作, 为工业应用.
- Congress has mandated that TSA conduct 安全 assessments on general aviation airports and we will work with the agency to accomplish these reviews.
- 2007年9月, Customs announced a proposal to require additional reporting elements for all international general aviation arrivals and departures.
- NBAA, 与运输安全管理局合作, has developed a voluntary proof-of-concept 安全 program for general aviation 飞机 called the Transportation 安全 Administration Access Certificate (TSAAC), which provided TSA valuable information on general aviation 飞机 运营商’ 安全 capabilities.
- The TSA has released a series of best practices for general aviation airport 安全 which identifies a number of possible 安全 enhancements to reduce 安全 risk.
- The business aviation community developed best practices for business 飞机 运营商 that focus on people, 飞机, facilities and procedures and conducted a series of training and awareness seminars to educate the business aviation community.
These mandatory and voluntary government and industry-driven initiatives have enhanced 安全 within the business aviation community and have hardened the business aviation community against 安全 threats.
NBAA一直是国土安全部和运输安全管理局的合作伙伴, 有效的通用航空安全措施. NBAA and the business aviation community will continue working collaboratively with federal 安全 officials to review existing programs and evaluate the need for enhancements and help TSA put scarce resources where they can be most effectively utilized.