Near-Term Options for Improving Security at Los Angeles International Airport
Commissioned by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), this study examines near-term options for reducing the terrorist threat to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The key to implementing a successful strategy of deterrence is to understand and reduce LAX’s vulnerabilities. The authors analyze a wide range of possible terrorist actions and assess LAX’s level of vulnerability. They then examine possible alternative courses of action LAX can take to reduce these vulnerabilities.
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- Document Number: DB-468-1-LAWA
- Year: 2004
- Series: Documented Briefings
The research described in this report was conducted by RAND Infrastructure, Safety, and Environment (ISE) for Los Angeles World Airports.
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