Airport Security

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

Gulf Air A320

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 ››

New Integrated Security Solution for Toulouse-Blagnac

Toulouse Blagnac - Zoe Leguevaques

Toulouse-Blagnac Airport in southern France is to deploy Checkpoint.Evo, a newly launched innovative software solution designed to enhance the inspection and integration capacities of security … More ››

Oslo Airport Tests Security Scanners

OSLO Security Scanners

The Norwegian airport operator, Avinor, has announced it has started tests on four different security scanners at Oslo Airport. It aims to learn how they … More ››

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 ››