This course covers the history of Crime & Terrorism in Aviation, discussing motives, methods, lessons learned and resulting countermeasures.
History of Crime & Terrorism in Aviation is broken into different time periods as below:
o 1930 – 1960: The first 30 years.
o 1960 – 1980: Early days of ‘Jet Age’.
o 1980 – 1990: Implementation of Aviation Security Policies.
o 1990 – 2001: Industry wide false sense of Security.
o September 11, 2001
o Post 9/11.
• Covering significant and noteworthy incidents/forms of crimes and terrorism committed in the history of Aviation.
• Reviewing and discussing the countermeasures, policies and procedures set as a result of those forms of crimes and terrorism.
• Reviewing the motivations behind these crimes and acts of terrorism.
• Reviewing these topics & issues will allow you to gain a deep understanding of security issues within Aviation.
By learning from the past, we can more effectively prepare for future threats.