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(Studio: Katie Couric) AAA prediction on Thanksgiving air travel cited; map shown of body scanner installations.
(Miami International Airport: Kelly Cobiella) The backlash against the TSA’s airport body scans and pat-downs examined; passenger John Tyner’s cell phone video shown; statistics on screening at LaGuardia and O’Hare airports cited. [Flight attendant Cathy BOSSI- recounts having to show her prosthetic breast to a TSA agent.] [Airline traveler Anne SCHREIFELS- react to the security procedures.] [Rapiscan Systems Peter KANT, MAN – comment on radiation concerns.] [TSA administrator John PISTOLE- defends the procedures.] Viewer Facebook comments and complaints against the TSA discussed.
(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.
(London: Elizabeth Palmer) Airport security strategies in other countries examined; scenes shown from airports in Europe and Israel; details given about passenger interrogations in Israel and a new body scanner being used in Holland. [Aviation security expert Chris YATES- compares pat-downs in Europe to the US; notes Israel’s techniques would not work on a larger scale.]
- Couric, Katie;
- Cobiella, Kelly;
- Palmer, Elizabeth
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