The Airport Security Department serves as the airport operator’s 24-hour primary and immediate contact for security related activities and communications with the TSA, FAA, and airport tenants. The Airport Security department also handles the general oversight of airport security functions, including managerial elements, as required to maintain airport security under TSA 4 9 CFR Part 1542.
Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Preparation and management of the Airport Security Plan (ASP)
- Daily oversight of security provisions at FMA (SUN)
- Compliance with the security program
- Maintain and establish professional relationships with Air Carriers, TSA, and local Law Enforcement; the Airport Security Department must retain an extensive level of technical knowledge related to airport security.