Seventh Public Hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: Statement of Jane F. Garvey, January 27, 2004 [open pdf - 51KB]
Alternate Title: 9/11 Commisssion, Seventh Public Hearing: Statement of Jane F. Garvey, January 27, 2004
The seventh public hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States was held January 26-27, 2004 in Washington, DC. The two-day investigative hearing developed facts and circumstances relating to border and aviation security, two central aspects of the Commission's mandate. This testimony was part of a panel entitled "Aviation Security on 9/11: The Regulators". In her statement, Jane F. Garvey addresses the aviation security system and how the responsibilities for that system were allocated among the airlines, airports and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) prior to September 11, 2001. In addition, this supplemental submission will also briefly address the area of threat assessment by the FAA prior to September 11.
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States: http://www.9-11commission.gov