Security & Biometrics

Morpho Detection receives $40m TSA orders

The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has placed orders with Morpho Detection to upgrade its fleet of hold...

Boise Airport upgrades security infrastructure

Boise Airport (BOI) has recently overhauled its security infrastructure with a new platform that combines access control, video...

Terrorism specialist joins aviation security firm

UK aviation security company Dardan has appointed a former police inspector and specialist in counter terrorism and hostage...

Schiphol test boarding using facial recognition

Together with KLM, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has started a trial with voluntary ‘biometric boarding’, involving boarding without having...

New scanner “allows passengers to keep shoes on”

New UV-scan technology that detects dangerous substances in passenger footwear in airports has been developed by INTOS, together...

New baggage detection system passes ECAC standard

Smiths Detection says its HI-SCAN 6040aTiX cabin baggage X-ray system is the first in the industry to pass...

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...