air marshal

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a person trained by the government in hijacking and terrorist tactics who (for security reasons) is a passenger aboard an airline flight

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Stressing upon the need to maintain merit in every sphere of the airline, he said, 'Merit shall prevail in PIA with regards to promotions.' Air Marshal Malik thanked the employees associations and Union CBA for their valuable support and urged them to continue contributing towards betterment of the national flag carrier.
Air Marshal Asim Zaheer is a qualified flying instructor.
Air Marshal Javad Saeed was commissioned in GD (P) branch of Pakistan Air Force in November, 1986.
The class had been developed by an air marshal instructor named Max Ratterman, and the short lecture only slightly had quenched my appetite for more.
Grungy, sad and hollow-eyed from too much booze and not enough sleep, Neeson's Bill Marks may be an air marshal, but he still grips the armrest on takeoff.
Air Marshal Gill took over the reins of the NDA from Lt Gen Ashok Singh, who had been appointed as the commandant of the Academy on August 7 last year.
*Built for the needs of the Fortune 1000, scales to networks of any size* Air Marshal was built for the largest, most security-conscious environments.
The transportation security administration in the US " is investigating this incident and working with the Indian government to ensure that the facts are thoroughly reviewed", air marshal spokesman Nelson Minerly said.
By deploying armed air marshals onboard selected flights, the Federal Air Marshal Service (FAMS), a component of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), plays a key role in helping to protect approximately 29,000 domestic and international flights operated daily by U.S.
DeSantis Gunhide has received another order from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for 25,000 31L Air Marshal Holsters for armed airline pilots.
A programme at the United States Federal Air Marshal Service's training centre in Atlantic City, New Jersey saw 18 Chinese air marshals complete two weeks of training on 22 September.
and they did nothing wrong," a federal air marshal told Denver's ABC affiliate KMGH.
Passengers On Northwest Plane Tell Of Air Marshal. Passengers aboard a Northwest Airlines plane bound for Mumbai and forced to turn back to Amsterdam said air marshals swooped after 12 people began fidgeting with mobile phones and plastic bags, Dutch media said on Thursday.
To Congress, top DHS official Undersecretary Asa Hutchinson argued, "The federal air marshals is a strong program." In fact, DHS proposed cutting money from the marshals for fiscal year 2005, even though internal memos by some air marshal staffers warned of "significant to severe" impacts on operations if cuts went through.