Category Archives: Security

Prague Airport Enhances Checked Bag Explosives Checks

Prague Airport (IATA: PRG) has announced it is to introduce swab checks for trace elements of explosives inside hold baggage. As a result, from May … More ››

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London Luton Airport Announces new Security Planning System

London Luton Airport (LLA) has announced a new contract with Copenhagen Optimization (CopOpt) to introduce its Better Security platform, in order to improve the efficiency … More ››

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Stansted: Planning Permission Granted for Arrivals Building

London Stansted Airport has received planning permission from Uttlesford District Council for a new £130 million arrivals building that will enhance the passenger experience and … More ››

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More Automatic-Electronic Gates at Larnaca International Airport

Hermes Airports, operator of Larnaca International Airport, Cyprus, has announced the expansion of its auto-electronic gates system. Overall, seven electronic gates are now in operation, … More ››

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US and UK ban Electronic Items in Cabin Baggage on Some Inbound Flights

The US and UK authorities are banning electrical items larger than smartphones from cabin baggage on flights from certain countries in the Middle East, North … More ››

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New Checkpoint Facilities for San Diego Airport

The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Board has voted to move forward construction of a new Federal Inspection Services facility (to house Customs and … More ››

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San Diego International Airport Unveils Innovation Lab

San Diego International Airport (IATA: SAN) has repurposed part of its former Commuter Terminal to serve as a space where innovators can conceive, develop and … More ››

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UK Department for Transport Makes Flying Easier for Breastfeeding Parents

From February 8, 2017 air passengers carrying expressed breast milk will be able to carry an unlimited supply in hand luggage. A DfT press release … More ››

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Virgin Atlantic Encourages Customers to Keep Their Clothes On!

Virgin Atlantic says it is proud to be the first UK airline to participate in the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) TSA Preü® (also known as … More ››

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Search for Missing Malaysian Flight MH370 Ends

After two years of fruitless searching, the Australian government has called off its efforts to find the remains of Malaysian Air Lines Flight MH370. The … More ››

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