The Certified Cargo Screening Program & Why Canines Are The Solution

After 9/11, security concerns significantly increased in the United States. One area that saw a large increase was the airport systems, primarily within air cargo. The new security programs implemented are meant to ensure safety from explosives by requiring all cargo to be 100 percent screened before it boards air carriers. Over the years the [...]

2020-02-10T15:46:50+00:00

How Canines Will Improve Air Cargo Screening for Airlines & Shippers

Within the business world, the number one rule is speed and efficiency. These ideas are carried out in many ways but almost always take trial and error to get to perfection. This includes within government created programs such as the Certified Cargo Screening Program which was created to ensure all cargo is 100% screened before [...]

2020-02-10T15:47:31+00:00

TSA Approves CSK9® as a Certified Cargo Screening Facility – Canine (CCSF-K9) for the Air Cargo Industry

TSA approves CSK9 teams to begin screening operations under the newly established Certified Cargo Security Program – Canine (CCSP-K9) initiative. Anniston, Alabama On February 1, 2019, TSA approved CSK9’s application and Operational Implementation Plan (OIP) to become a Certified Cargo Screening Facility – Canine (CCSF-K9). With this approval letter and as a CCSF-K9 regulated entity, [...]

2020-02-10T15:48:24+00:00

Cargo Screening K9® Alliance Becomes the First to Certify Under the TSA 3PK9-C Initiative

Cargo Screening K9® Alliance, LLC (CSK9) became the first commercial company to successfully certify an Explosive Detection Canine Team (EDCT) under the TSA Certified Cargo Security Program - Canine (CCSP-K9) initiative. ANNISTON, Ala., Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 26th, TSA authorized Third Party K9 - Cargo (3PK9-C) evaluators to begin certifying canine teams to TSA standards effective November [...]

2020-02-10T15:49:04+00:00

Able Freight Partners with Cargo Screening K9 Alliance®

ANNISTON, AL - 09/07/2018 (PRESS RELEASE) The Cargo Screening K9 Alliance®, LLC (CSK9) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a five-year, multi-million dollar contract to support Able Freight cargo screening operations at four West Coast locations. This exclusive partnership establishes Able Freight as the pioneer in utilizing commercial and independently certified explosive [...]

2020-01-03T12:00:54+00:00

Airforwarders Association FORWARD Magazine

We are happy to announce that Cargo Screening K9® Alliance (CSK9) was featured in the summer edition of the Airforwarders Association FORWARD Magazine. Check out the article below to learn more about Able Freight’s forward-thinking initiative to expedite and enhance cargo screening by introducing CSK9 explosive detection canine teams into their supply chain system. [...]

2019-01-21T21:03:35+00:00

TSA National Explosive Detection Canine Team Program (NEDCTP) History

TSA’s NEDCTP began in 1972 with the creation of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Explosive Detection Canine Team Program.  The program was developed to allow for strategic placement of canine teams around the Nation, so in the event that an aircraft was to receive a bomb threat, they could divert to an airport to be [...]

2019-01-21T21:09:29+00:00