Airport Security


Incheon Buys eXaminer Detection Systems

L-3 eXaminer XLB

L-3 Security & Detection Systems (L-3 SDS) has announced that Korea’s Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) has purchased 14 eXaminer XLB explosives detection systems.  To … More ››

Delta Celebrates 10th Anniversary of ‘Breast Cancer One’ Survivor Flight

Delta's Pink Plane

Delta Air Lines’ annual ‘Breast Cancer One’ employee survivor flight took place on September 29, kicking off the airline’s month-long campaign to generate awareness and … More ››

Several Airlines Suspend Flights to Israel

Several US and European carriers have suspended flights to Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport following the US FAA’s decision to order three US airlines to stop … More ››

Eight Dead in Kabul Airport Suicide Bombing

A suicide bomber is reported to have killed four people, including at least three foreign security guards, during an attack adjacent to Kabul airport.  Government … More ››

Pro-Russian Rebels Allow Access to Malaysian Crash Site

Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have said they will allow investigators access to the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 which crashed yesterday. … More ››

Airport Security Focuses Upon Electronic Items

A passenger gives in his belt as he undergoes a security check at Frankfurt Airport July 3, 2014.   REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski

Following last week’s announcements concerning enhanced security checks for US flights, electronic devices are to be subjected to extra security.  The move follows US demands … More ››

Manston’s Airport Equipment to be Auctioned

Manston Airport 2013 MHD

Equipment and infrastructure from the recently-closed Manston Airport in Kent will be sold by auction on July 30-31. The equipment listed for sale by auctioneer … More ››

Miami Airport Trains Volunteer Crime Watchers

Miami Volunteers

On April 30, the Miami-Dade Aviation Department (MDAD) announced a partnership with the newly formed Miami Airport Watch, a South Florida photography group that will … More ››

Malaysian Airlines MH370 – Still Missing

The missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777. 
(Airteamimages)

  If you are in the commercial aviation industry, there really is only one news story this week. One week after the baffling disappearance of … More ››

Call for More Border Agency Collaboration

Passport Scan

The Biometrics Institute, the independent and international impartial body representing the users, vendors and researchers of biometrics is calling for closer collaboration between border agencies … More ››