Security & Biometrics

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...

Scanning hand luggage

Innovative technologies sought for aviation security

A £2 million competition, to help find new ways to protect air passengers, has been announced by the...

Sharm-el-Sheikh airport

British travel industry presses government on Sharm El Sheikh

More than 30 travel businesses have attended a meeting with the all-party parliamentary group on Egypt in the...

Cyprus airports transfer security operations

The Cyprus Ministry of Transport, Communications & Works and Hermes Airports have signed an agreement for the transfer...