Airport Security

German Airports Select Morpho Itemiser 4DX Trace Detectors

Morpho / Safran

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 ››

Mack Brooks Exhibitions Renews GATE inter airport Agreement

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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 ››

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 ››

New Passenger Screening Checkpoint at Austin-Bergstrom

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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 ››

Stockholm Arlanda Airport Selected for US Preclearance

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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 ››

Gatwick Goes Paperless for ID Applications


By selecting a revolutionary Airport ID Pass Application vetting and issuance solution, hosted in the Cloud, London Gatwick Airport has become the world’s first airport … More ››

Australia Introduces Two in the Cockpit Rule

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Australia has introduced new aviation legislation that make it compulsory for two flight crew staff to be in the cockpit at all times. The rule … More ››

Co-pilot ‘Deliberately Crashed’ Germanwings Airliner

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French officials investigating the loss of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday have said it appears that the co-pilot … More ››

Gulf Air Suspends Sana’a Operations on Security Grounds

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Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, has confirmed the suspension of its five weekly flights to and from Sana’a International Airport … More ››

US Airport Infrastructure ‘Needs $75.7 Billion’

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US airports have an estimated $75.7 billion in infrastructure investment through 2019 necessary to accommodate growth in passenger and cargo activity, rehabilitate existing facilities, and … More ››