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FLETC 50th: The Federal Air Marshal Service Training Programs and their Impact to FLETC

February 24, 2020

In the wake of several high profile airline hijackings in the early 1960’s, President John F. Kennedy ordered that there be federal law enforcement officers deployed on certain high-risk flights. The Federal Air Marshal Service began on March 2, 1962 under the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The newly formed FAA’s Peace Officers Program deployed the initial group of 18 volunteer law enforcement officers from the FAA’s Flight Standards Division. They received training from the U.S.

Title Date
FLETC 50th: The Federal Air Marshal Service Training Programs and their Impact to FLETC 02/24/2020
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