Tuesday, July 16, 2024

MSA Security sniffs out trouble for DHL

MSA Security and DHL Global Forwarding have joined forces to use explosive detection canine screening for air cargo. The partnership has grown from a small pilot in 2016 in anticipation of the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) Third Party Canine Program (3PK9), and is now in its third year. The aviation industry faces evolving explosive threats, […]

Chris Shelton joins MSA Security as VP air cargo

Chris Shelton has joined MSA Security as vice president air cargo as the New York firm looks to develop services for the industry. He joins MSA following 17 years with the Transportation Security Administration’s federal air marshal service where he most recently served as the supervisory air marshal in charge of the TSA Canine Training […]

MSA Security becomes platinum member of AfA

Global security firm MSA Security has been awarded platinum member status by the Airforwarders Association (AfA). MSA Security has been involved in the aviation industry since 2012 through its Explosive Detection Canine Teams, known as Windsor Teams. The teams have been deployed in TSA regulated environments for over three years and worked closely with the […]

MSA Security to open three training facilities in 2019

MSA Security has expanded rapidly in 2018 and plans to open three more regional training centres in 2019 to keep up with market demand for Explosive Detection Canine Teams. Four new offices and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) licenced canine training facilities were opened in Hong Kong; San Diego, California; Memphis, Tennessee […]

MSA Security certified by TSA Third Party Canine Program

MSA Security has become the first company certified under the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)’s Third Party Canine Cargo Program as a Certified Cargo Security Facility – Canine (CCSF-K9). The Third Party Canine Cargo Program was introduced by TSA under the Certified Cargo Screening Programs to provide screening for air cargo in a safe and efficient […]

MSA Security finds the opportunities 3PK9 will bring

The Third Party Canine Cargo Program (3PK9) will allow third party providers to certified canine teams to screen cargo under the Certified Cargo Screening Program, and MSA Security says demand for well-trained dogs will grow. The New York City-headquartered global security firm, which was founded in 1987, says being able to work in a Transportation […]