Security & Biometrics

Running through airport

State of the art

Matthys Serfontein, Vice President, Airport Solutions with SITA says airports have now reached a tipping point in terms...

Passing through security gates

Out of time

Airports are stuck in a time warp when it comes to streamlining passenger processes. Gary Mason hears from...

Bristol orders new explosive detection systems

Safran Identity & Security, through its subsidiary Morpho Detection UK Ltd, has been awarded a contract by Bristol...

Forecast for growth in support services for passenger screening systems

According to market research by Frost & Sullivan’s Aerospace & Defence Team the key to capturing share in...

Passing through security

Fast track screening

In the second part of an article on major changes to baggage screening technology and regulation, Gary Mason...

Digital bag tag

Simpler, cheaper and secure

The use of digital bag tags and other more advanced technology is driving an ongoing self-service revolution that...

Airport scanner system to be developed with TSA funding

Digital Barriers plc, has secured a contract with the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to enhance the capability...

Roll-out of Smart Gate and ID card system across airport

A new service that enables the use of Emirates ID cards to pass through automated immigration gates at...

Cyber expert warns of terrorist threat to airports

International cybercrime expert and UN advisor, Dr Jim Kent has warned that airports around the world are facing...

New security system “reduces need for pat downs”

O R Tambo International Airport has become the first African airport to implement the Smart Security checkpoint that...