Airport Security

TSA upgrades to CT at Elmira Corning

A computed tomography checkpoint scanner is to be installed at the TSA checkpoint at Elmira Corning Regional Airport

Award win for Liberty Defense shoe scanning tech

Liberty Defense Holdings’ millimetre-wave shoe screening technology has won the 2022 Interagency Partnership Award from the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer

Iris ID unveils new authentication readers

Iris ID has launched the self-serve iCAM D2000 and IrisBar authentication readers, which it describes as ideal for airports

Perth upgrades passenger screening

Western Australia’s Perth Airport has embarked on a significant upgrade to its passenger screening infrastructure, across all terminals.

VIDEO: TSA’s top 10 catches of 2021

The United States’ Transportation Security Administration has revealed a list of the ten strangest items it confiscated in 2021

Genetec unveils airport badging solution

Genetec has launched a security centre airport badging solution (ABS) to help airports automate and simplify the credentials process

Reagan opens new security checkpoint buildings

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and TSA have opened two newly constructed 50,000ft2 security checkpoint buildings at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

TSA firearms finds hit 20-year high

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers detected a record number of firearms at airport security checkpoints this year, despite lower passenger numbers

Prague Airport to increase passenger checks

The new measures have been introduced as passenger traffic continues to rise

Heathrow installs new fencing to increase security

The system is set to enhance protection against any potential vehicle-borne attacks