Is Airline Passenger Profiling Necessary?
57 Pages Posted: 14 Aug 2013
Date Written: October 1, 2007
Airline passenger profiling raises important constitutional considerations that should not be dismissed simply because more security is needed at the nation's airports. Rejecting the notion that security is possible only at the expense of liberty and privacy, this article recommends an aviation security policy in which profiling plays an integral and lawful role.
Keywords: airline, passenger, profiling, CAPPS, Secure Flight, fourth amendment, search and seizure, airport security, TSA, transportation security adminsitration, FAA, federal aviation administraton, terrorism, airplane hijacking
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