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FAA regulation of security at major U.S. airports thirty-ninth report by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Federal Aviation Administration,
  • Airports -- Security measures -- United States.

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Statementby the Committee on Government Operations
SeriesHouse report / 100th Congress, 2d session -- 100-536
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14284132M

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