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Notice of Copyright and Usage
The VAL website and all files contained herein (e.g. text, images, graphics, PDF files, PowerPoint files, etc.) are copyrighted by Vieques Air Link Inc., unless otherwise noted. The main goal of the VAL website is to educate the public. In lieu of this, the VAL acknowledges the “fair use” provision of the copyright law and provides users of this website with specific terms for the use of any material contained in this website. Individuals are granted the use of the materials on this website without written permission provided that ALL of the following are met:
The content and files on this site are used for criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, or research purposes; The content and files on this site are used for non-commercial purposes; The content and files on this site do not make up a significant portion of any materials, written or otherwise, produced outside the VAL; Reference to the VAL and the VAL website is made when the content and files on this site are being used. Permission to use our materials is required for ANY of the following:
The content and files on this site are used for purposes other than criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, or research purposes; The content and files on this site are used for commercial or for-profit purposes; The content and files on this site make up a significant portion of any materials, written or otherwise, created by any person, company, or organization. The content and files on this site, especially the PDF and PowerPoint files, are to be distributed directly from any CD-ROM, written publication, or any other website not affiliated with the VAL. VAL RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REJECT ANY REQUESTS FOR PERMISSION TO USE THE FILES AND CONTENT ON THIS SITE. When requesting permission, VAL may require that a citation, the VAL logo, and/or a link to our website be presented with our files and content. If our files and content are used in violation with the terms stated above or used despite a rejection of permission, you, your company, and/or organization will be subject to prosecution for copyright infringement.
Limitation of Liability
CONTENT AND FILES ON THE VAL WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. ACCESS TO THE VAL WEBSITE AND THE USE OF THE CONTENT AND FILES IS AT THE SOLE RISK OF THE USER.
Users of this website will NOT hold VAL, its contributors responsible for technical inaccuracies, typographical errors, dated information, or technology related problems (e.g. server and database errors or outages, broken links, missing files, etc.).
We do not warrant that downloaded files from this website will be free of all malicious or contaminating code such as viruses, worms, and Trojan horses although significant effort is put forth to avoid any such issues. The content contained on this site is continually updated, without notice to our users, inaccuracies are corrected as VAL deems necessary. VAL also reserves the right to modify or discontinue any portion of this website, temporarily or permanently, without notice.
WE ARE NOT LIABLE TO ANY USER OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BASED ON RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE VAL WEBSITE.
Commercial Endorsement Disclaimer
The use of trade, firm, or corporation names in any files or content on this website is for the information of the reader. Such use does not constitute an official endorsement or approval by VAL. VAL makes no claims of endorsement to any commercial product or service.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requires you to provide your full name, date of birth, and gender for the purpose of watch list screening, under the authority of 49 U.S.C. section 114, the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 and 49 C.F.R parts 1540 and 1560. You may also provide your Redress Number, if available. Failure to provide your full name, date of birth, and gender may result in denial of transport or denial of authority to enter the boarding area. TSA may share information you provide with law enforcement or intelligence agencies or others under its published system of records notice. For more on TSA privacy policies, or to review the system of records notice and the privacy impact assessment, please see the TSA Web site at www.tsa.gov.
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