17 mai 2018

FAMs to Be Downsized...

aviationpros.com

And I’m not particularly surprised. I don’t mean to demean the good men and women in the program, some of whom I’ve had the pleasure of working with on another program, but the DHS Acting Inspector General recently told a Senate session that the $803 million FAM budget is disproportionate to its role in aviation security. Translation: too little bang for too many bucks. In my view, it’s a bit like the Behavior Detection Officer (BDO) program - a potentially good idea at the time of 9/11 because [...]