Security

Smiths Detection launches  people-screening innovation 'eqo'

Smiths Detection launches people-screening innovation ‘eqo’

Small footprint, open scan area, ease of use. With the new eqo system, Smiths Detection brings clear benefits for passengers, airport operators and screeners.

UK deployment of Advanced Checkpoint X-Ray System

EU Trial To Pave Way for Relaxation of EU Cabin Baggage Restrictions

EC working actively with US, Canada and Australia on LAGs exemption

Singapore remains the only country to have been granted exemption from the rules on the carriage of liquids, aerosols and gels (LAGs) by passengers transiting at EU airports. The European Commission is in contact with several third countries, however, not all of them have fully understood the requirements to be fulfilled. Ross Falconer spoke with Eckard Seebohm, Head of Aviation Security Unit, DG-TREN, European Commission.

ACI EUROPE task force on border control and RT programmes

The ACI EUROPE task force on border control and registered traveller programmes was launched on 21 April. Nanne Onland, director, Dartagnan, is leading the task force on behalf of Schiphol Group. He told Ross Falconer what is on the agenda.

Innovative Multiview X-ray screening

Rapiscan’s new Multiview X-Ray security screening machines provide an advanced and reliable alternative to standard dual energy, single view X-ray machines by providing multiple views of objects within bags from multiple angles. Further, it is capable of automatically detecting liquid and other IED threats. Michelle Meineke reports.