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Title 49Subtitle BChapter XIISubchapter CPart 1548 → §1548.17

Title 49: Transportation

§1548.17   Known shipper program.

This section applies to cargo that an indirect air carrier offers to an aircraft operator operating under a full program under §1544.101(a) of this chapter, or to a foreign air carrier operating under §1546.101(a) or (b) of this chapter.

(a) For cargo to be loaded on aircraft in the United States, each indirect air carrier must have and carry out a known shipper program in accordance with its security program. The program must—

(1) Determine the shipper's validity and integrity as provided in its security program;

(2) Provide that the indirect air carrier will separate known shipper cargo from unknown shipper cargo.

(b) When required by TSA, each indirect air carrier must submit to TSA, in a form and manner acceptable to TSA—

(1) Information identified in its security program regarding an applicant to be a known shipper or a known shipper; and

(2) Corrections and updates of this information upon learning of a change to the information specified in paragraph (b)(1) of this section.

[71 FR 30516, May 26, 2006]

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