TSA approves first canine screening facility

The Transportation Security Administration has approved Global K9 Protection Group (GK9PG) as the first Certified Cargo Screening Facility - Canine (CCSF-K9).

The TSA has made short work of reviewing and approving GK9PG’s Operational Implementation Plan (OIP). With this Letter of Approval, the company’s 25 CCSF-K9 Teams that have successfully completed the required Third-Party Certification will begin operations for GK9PG’s established clients immediately.

An additional nine CCSF-K9 teams will complete certification on December 18. Further plans include implementation across 27 separate locations throughout the US, adding an additional 52 teams by the end of January 2019.