Airline Training Post 9/11 Chris Evans
FFDO • Transportation Security Administration (TSA) approved the program. • TSA and Federal Air Marshals do training. • Artesia, New Mexico • 7 day program • Voluntary program
Training • 4 hrs. of shooting • 2-3 hrs. of self defense • 3-4 hrs. in class room • 800 rounds discharged
Duties • Defend the cockpit. • Do not lead on that you are a FFDO. • Issued .40 cal H&K pistol with hollow point bullets.
Restrictions • Not a law enforcement officer • Armed only when cock pit door closed • Concealed carry through airport
Currency • Every 6 months re qualify at TSA approved gun range. • Two day refresher course every five years in Atlantic City, NJ