Category Archives: Security

Bristol Airport Reports Record Year

Bristol Airport in the southwest of England has announced 6.76 million passengers used Bristol Airport in 2015, surpassing the total for the previous 12 months … More ››

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Egypt Completes Preliminary Metrojet Report

The Egyptian authorities have announced the completion of the preliminary report into the loss of the Metrojet airliner which crashed in the Sinai desert on … More ››

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Russia Says ‘Terror act’ Downed Airliner over Sinai Desert

Alexander Bortnikov, head of Russia’s Federal Security Service, the FSB, has said an act of terror brought down the Russian Metrojet Airbus A321 in the … More ››

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UK – Sharm el-Sheikh Flights Halted

The British Government has suspended flights between the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh amid fears that the Russian-owned Airbus A321 which crashed on October 31 … More ››

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IATA CEO calls for deeper partnership to improve passenger experience

Tony Tyler, IATA’s Director General and CEO has called for a deeper partnership with governments to improve the passenger experience of security and facilitation processes. … More ››

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German Airports Select Morpho Itemiser 4DX Trace Detectors

Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho detection has announced a contract with the German Federal Police for 160 Itemiser 4DX explosives trace detectors (ETD). Under … More ››

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Mack Brooks Exhibitions Renews GATE inter airport Agreement

At this year’s 20th anniversary edition of inter airport Europe, Mack Brooks Exhibitions has renewed the partnership agreement with GATE, German Airport Technology and Equipment. … More ››

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Prague Airport Enhances Border Control Facilities

The Czech border police has expanding the EasyGO project at Prague’s Václav Havel airport by adding an additional ten eGates. After implementing the first automated … More ››

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New Passenger Screening Checkpoint at Austin-Bergstrom

A new passenger screening checkpoint is now open at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, USA. The new checkpoint opened on July 1, 2015, with four security lanes … More ››

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Stockholm Arlanda Airport Selected for US Preclearance

Stockholm Arlanda Airport has been selected by US Customs and Border Protection (US CBP) as one of ten airports in the world to introduce so-called … More ››

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