Real firmness is good for any thing; strut is good for nothing. Tasks performed by Airport Security Force are extremely sensitive in their very nature. In accordance with ICAO, role of ASF is of prime and basic importance in security of Civil Aviation Industry to ensure its operations run safely, securely and smoothly. In today’s era when fight against terrorism has been started by our Army to out root this evil menace from our home land. Miscreants are continuously trying to damage their efforts by challenging our security by terrorist attacks as witnessed on June 8, 2014 at Jinnah International Airport Karachi. Airports Security Force accepted this challenge and perform the duties patiently and resort to civilized ways with the consistency. For performing these duties more educated and professionally trained staff is needed, who can differentiate between passengers and terrorists.
Problems faced by ASF staff during public dealing is elaborative and engulfs different scenarios where we come across real time situations and ASF staff suffers from real problems. ASF was primarily raised to thwart the incidents of hijacking and to fight against criminals but with the passage of time and increasing threats to Aviation Industry the responsibilities on the shoulder of ASF also raised. ASF has to find out culprits amongst the gentleman therefore, ASF has to keep its soft image in the eyes of public by demonstrating friendly attitude.
Airports Security Force has special significance of patience in its motto. The duty which would be difficult to bear them with patience. Duty of ASF is to ensure 100% implementation of Aviation Security Rules. The day will come when General Public will understand the need and sensibility of this important job.
Courtesy helps us to remember our manners, not necessarily in a traditional formalized sense, but in the way we regularly and sincerely express gratitude, thoughtfully acknowledge feelings, and offer true hospitality. Courtesy facilitates successful interaction and negotiation, generously laying a foundation for understanding and harmony.