WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), chairman of the Commerce Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security, will convene a hearing tomorrow, Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. ET in room SR-253 of the Russell Senate Office Building.
The hearing, titled “TSA Modernization: Improvements to Aviation Security,” will examine key reform proposals in upcoming legislation to reform and improve aviation security policy and programs at the TSA. This hearing builds on Committee oversight efforts following a February 2017 subcommittee hearing that explored stakeholder perspectives on how TSA can better serve the traveling public.
Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.
Subject: TSA Modernization: Improvements to Aviation Security
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
Location: Russell Senate Office Building, Room SR-253
Time: 10:00 a.m. ET
Mr. Brian Weiler
Director of Aviation, Springfield-Branson National Airport
Mr. Stephen Alterman
President, Cargo Airline Association; Chairman, Aviation Security Advisory Committee
Ms. Sissy Pressnell
Vice President of Government Relations, Smiths Group; Vice Chair, Security Manufacturers Coalition
Mr. Michael White
Vice President, Government & Industry Relations, Cargo Networks Services Corp, International Air Transport Association (IATA)