include the accessing of criminal records to check the background of staff and passengers and fingerprints to screen baggage, passenger and airport workers who have access to luggage and aircraft and to ensure all airports have a security chief and set national standards for training security workers who would undergo annual updating and testing. Bomb-proof containers could be utilised to hold baggage and cargo.
See also: Lockerbie; September 11.
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Publication information: Book title: Dictionary of Terrorism. Edition: 2nd. Contributors: John Richard Thackrah - Author. Publisher: Routledge. Place of publication: London. Publication year: 2004. Page number: 22.
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