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
Rob Forester
Senior Manager, Safety & Security Services
San Francisco International Airport

Committee Secretary
Christopher Bidwell
(202) 861-8081

Chris Phelan
(613) 560-9302

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Press Releases

Airports Council Applauds Biden Administration’s Mask Requirement for Travelers: New Policy Establishes Uniform Standard for Enforcement in Air Travel

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today announced that it supports the incoming Biden administration’s new requirement that all travelers wear facial coverings during interstate travel, including when they are in airports.

Airports Council Congratulates President Joe Biden on Inauguration as the 46th President of the United States

President and CEO Kevin M. Burke today congratulated President Joe Biden on his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States.

COVID Pandemic Expected to Cost U.S. Airports an Additional $17 Billion: Steep Drop in Passenger Traffic Threatens Future Investments

WASHINGTON – Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA), the trade association representing commercial service airports in the United States and Canada, today released financial projections that show U.S. airports […]

Events

ACI-NA Commentary on Public Safety & Security

ACI-NA Remembers Late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Her Contribution to the Airport Industry

Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a champion of women’s rights and a leader in creating a more equitable system of justice in the United States. Her sharp intellect and […]

Americans Are Starting to Fly Again

States around the country are taking their first steps to safely reopen our economy and to start rebuilding a sense of normal life. This Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial [...]

Scott Pelley to Keynote Airports Council Annual Conference

Meet our 2020 Annual Conference Keynote Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) this week revealed that Scott Pelley, the award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent and former CBS Evening News anchor […]

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