As the head of security for an airline, I can't ask my passengers to risk their lives and jump on a terrorist. This is why we need air marshals on every flight.
More Quotes from Isaac Yeffet:There is only so much negotiating and maneuvering that can be done while the aircraft is under siege in mid-air. Therefore, the best way to put a stop to hijacking is by having high levels of security implemented by qualified and trained personnel both on the ground and in the air.
Now we are using the body scanner to scan the pilots. They became the dangerous people of this country?
Why we cannot build a system like El Al to be proactive. Why do we have only to react? The shoe bomber - reaction? Take off your shoes. The Nigerian - the body scanner is a result of the Nigerian guy.
Stop relying only on technology.Technology can help the qualified, well-trained human being but cannot replace him.
There is no comparison between the training here and the training in Israel.
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When we are afraid we ought not to occupy ourselves with endeavoring to prove that there is no danger, but in strengthening ourselves to go on in spite of the danger.
We are now after 7 months operation making money here.
The future condition of the conquered power depends on the will of the conquerer.