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Crime & Terrorism in Aviation

History of Crime & Terrorism in Aviation - Lessons learned & countermeasures implemented.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 29m
Language: English
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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.

Course Objectives:
• 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.

You will learn

✓ History of Crime and Terrorism in Aviation
✓ Learn about the significant attacks that occurred against the Aviation industry.
✓ Review the motivations behind attacks or criminal activity in Aviation.
✓ Learn about Policies and Procedures implemented as a countermeasure against crime & terrorism in Aviation.
✓ Learning and reviewing events of the past will better prepare industry professionals to effectively deal with future threats.


• English Language – basic level.
• Interested and determined to learn!

This course is for

• Aviation Professionals
• Airline Employees
• Airport Employees
• Flight Crew
• Cabin Crew
• Aviation Consultant
• Security Management Professional
• Aviation Security Officer
• Security Consultant
• Aviation Enthusiast
• Historian
Aviation Professional – BAvn
I am an Aviation Professional with experience in the technical, operational, management and consulting based functions within the Aviation industry.
My work experiences and interests within the industry includes: Flight Operations, Airline & Airport Operations, Aviation Security and UAV Operations.
My previous instructing experiences includes lecturing at an Australian based University as well as delivering classroom and on-the-job training programs within an AU based airline.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 29m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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