Shoulder-fired missiles are definitely a threat to airline security. But is it really a threat that can be resolved? The Department of Homeland Security has several companies trying to figure out the best defense, but cost and complications may prove the task difficult if not impossible.


  • Harvey Simon News editor, Homeland Security & Defense; reporter, Aviation Week
  • Charles Pena Director of Defense Policy Studies, CATO Institute
  • Penrose Albright Assistant Secretary of Science and Technology, Department of Homeland Security

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