The Public Safety and Security (PS&S) Committee’s mission is to enhance the safety and security of airports by providing recommendations to industry and government for aviation safety and security policies, identifying and promoting best practices in aviation safety and security, and identifying and/or developing educational and technological resources that help accomplish airport safety and security objectives.

Leadership

Chair
Lisa Carr
Public Safety & Operations Director
Gerald R. Ford International Airport

Committee Secretaries
Christopher Bidwell
(202) 861-8081

Chris Phelan
(613) 560-9302

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Press Releases

Airports Council Congratulates New Committee Chairs

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today congratulated U.S. Representatives Sam Graves, Mark Green, Kay Granger, and Jason Smith for being […]

Airports Council Welcomes Extension of REAL ID Implementation

ACI-NA today welcomed the announcement by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) extending the REAL ID enforcement deadline until May 7, 2025.

Airports Council Congratulates Pekoske on Confirmation as TSA Administrator

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today issued the below statement following U.S. Senate confirmation of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator […]

Events

ACI-NA Commentary on Public Safety & Security

’60 Minutes’ Correspondent Scott Pelley: Aviation is a Miracle

During the 2022 ACI-NA Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Alessio Olivetti caught up with Scott Pelley, the 60 Minutes correspondent and 2022 annual conference keynote, who shared his experience as tireless […]

Celebrating April as U.S. Airport Professional Appreciation Month

  As U.S. Airport Professional Appreciation Month comes to a close, we have been so excited to celebrate the airport industry professionals who are demonstrating their commitment to industry excellence […]

Marking 20 Years of Our Partnership with TSA

By Kevin M. Burke, President and CEO, ACI-NA Collaboration has long been the hallmark of our industry.  No matter if we’re in a season of joy or a time of […]

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