Security

Hamad Airport to install advanced passenger screening checkpoint technology in partnership with Smiths Detection

Hamad Airport to install advanced passenger screening checkpoint technology in partnership with Smiths Detection

Hamad International Airport is the first airport in the region to obtain Smiths Detection’s HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX, which offers advanced screening of carry-on baggage at security checkpoints using Computed Tomography X-ray.

The importance of high security culture – and how to get there

The importance of high security culture – and how to get there

An interview with Anna Svedberg, Head of Security, Stockholm Arlanda and Bromma airports, Swedavia. By Ross Falconer

Adapting to the post-COVID-19 era: “delivering a frictionless and healthy passenger journey”

Adapting to the post-COVID-19 era: “delivering a frictionless and healthy passenger journey”

An interview with Prof. Zhiqiang Chen from Tsinghua University, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, NUCTECH. By Ross Falconer

Contactless biometrics for access control: a hygienic and frictionless experience

Contactless biometrics for access control: a hygienic and frictionless experience

An interview with Nicolas Raffin, VP Marketing Biometric Devices, IDEMIA. By Ross Falconer

Cyber Tribe: a new collective approach to airport screening equipment

Cyber Tribe: a new collective approach to airport screening equipment

The cyber domain has become the new battlefield of malicious activities. Cyber criminals attack every 39 seconds somewhere in the world. To combat these threats, ACI EUROPE’s member airports, together with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and European regulators, created a list of 18 cybersecurity requirements to help airports to collaborate with vendors and ensure “cybersecurity by design” in security screening equipment. Report by Daiga Dege