Nation’s Fifth Busiest Airport Joins Growing list of Airports Benefitting from Increased Efficiency and Flexibility of TSA-Authorized Service
ASHBURN, Va. – November 12, 2013 – Telos Identity Management Solutions, LLC (Telos® ID) has been selected by the Denver International Airport to provide Designated Aviation Channeling (DAC) services for processing employee and contractor background checks.
Aviation channeling services are used to submit employee information to TSA to conduct the employee background checks that are required for individuals working in an aviation environment. TSA requires assessments to be conducted for all airport and airline employees with access to the secure areas of an airport, including baggage workers, ground maintenance workers and restaurant and retail employees.
“DIA was recently rewarded for their commitment to providing a world-class travel experience when they were recognized in numerous categories by the prestigious Skytrax World Airport Awards,” said Telos ID President Mark Griffin.”The airport’s selection of Telos ID’s channeling service illustrates that their commitment to quality extends to airport security and passenger safety as well.”
Telos ID’s DAC offering lets aviation-related employers more efficiently run their background check and badging operations.It meets TSA and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regulations for handling personally identifiable information, and as a Web-based solution, it allows users to securely access the system wherever they have an Internet connection.Telos ID also provides additional customer service options and more visibility and flexibility for its customers.
The growing list of customers benefiting from Telos ID’s channeling service includes Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA), Bob Hope Airport (Burbank, California) (BUR), Yeager Airport (Charleston, W.Va.) (CRW), Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW), Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP), Indianapolis International Airport (IND), NATA Compliance Services (general aviation), Oakland International Airport (OAK), T.F. Green Airport (Providence, R.I.) (PVD), Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport (PUW), Sacramento County Airport System, Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport (MFR), Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM), San Antonio International Airport (SAT), Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC), Sarasota Bradenton International Airport (SRQ), Tampa International Airport (TPA), Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (San Juan, P.R.) (SJU), and Tunica (Miss.) Airport (UTM).
About Denver International Airport
Denver International Airport is the 13th-busiest airport in the world and the fifth-busiest airport in the United States. With more than 50 million passengers traveling through the airport each year, DIA is one of the busiest airline hubs in the world’s largest aviation market. DIA is the primary economic engine for the state of Colorado, generating more than $26 billion for the region annually. For more information visit www.flydenver.com.
About Telos ID
Telos ID, a TSA-approved Designated Aviation Channeler (DAC), offers a flexible fee structure, exceptional customer service and responsive processing through secure web-based solutions, allowing the aviation industry to more efficiently run their background check and badging operations. Telos ID is among the world’s leading providers of identity protection and management solutions to the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, and other agencies in the federal government’s National Security community, as well as commercial enterprises. Telos ID solutions and services offer control of physical access to military bases, office buildings, disaster sites, airports and other facilities, as well as control of logical access to databases, host systems and other IT resources. Telos Corporation holds a controlling interest in Telos ID. For more information, please visit www.aviationchanneling.com.
Photograph provided courtesy of Denver International Airport.