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USA announced new screening system for flights from Nigeria and Pakistan

What is new American flights system against terroristic acts based on? Will the amount of passengers increase because of it? Read the article to learn the news about anti-terroristic system.

USA announced new screening system

Work of new system is based on obtaining information from special screening programs. About a month ago, it has been established in 20 control offices over all country.

'United States authorities have introduced the new monitoring system behind flights of civilian airliners, which already work almost on all territory of the country' – the head of the Federal Aviation Administration has reported.

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab

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According to authority, work of new system is based on obtaining information of modern database. It was established in 20 control offices over all country. As the Reuters agency reports, its introduction will allow to increase a passenger traffic of airlines by 50% in the next 20 years. It will turn out thanks to the fact that the new system will allow to prevent terrorist attacks, as in a case with Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab. All suspicious passengers from Saudi Arabia, Nigeria and Pakistan will be subject to check.

One of differences of new system experts called an opportunity to constantly improve it. Developers will connect additional programs to it. The cost of new system is 2.5 billion dollars. The Minister of Transport of the USA calls this system the safest flight innovation against terrorism in the world.

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