Transportation:

Transportation Security Administration's Suspension of the Butane Lighter Ban Onboard Commercial Aircraft

GAO-09-177R: Published: Dec 5, 2008. Publicly Released: Dec 5, 2008.

Additional Materials:

Contact:

Cathleen A. Berrick
(202) 512-3000
contact@gao.gov

 

Office of Public Affairs
(202) 512-4800
youngc1@gao.gov

This letter formally transmits the briefing in response to the explanatory statement accompanying the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008 (Public Law 110-161, Division E). The statement directed the Comptroller General to report on its assessment of the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) report to the Committees on Appropriations of the Senate and House of Representatives on the anticipated security benefits and vulnerabilities associated with TSA's decision to suspend enforcement of the prohibition on butane lighters onboard aircraft.

Apr 23, 2015

Apr 21, 2015

Apr 14, 2015

Mar 24, 2015

Mar 6, 2015

Mar 4, 2015

Feb 27, 2015

Feb 26, 2015

Feb 24, 2015

Looking for more? Browse all our products here