Security

“The EU Smart Borders package sets the stage for a new wave of technological innovations in the travel industry”

“The EU Smart Borders package sets the stage for a new wave of technological innovations in the travel industry”

An interview with Jeff Lennon, Head of Strategic Sales & Global Partnerships, Vision-Box. By Ross Falconer

European border control in Bulgaria: SSARM and secunet will implement the first EES project in Europe

European border control in Bulgaria: SSARM and secunet will implement the first EES project in Europe

In preparation for the planned European Entry/Exit System (EES), Bulgaria has opted for border control technology from SSARM and secunet. The overall solution will relieve the Bulgarian authorities and compensate the additional workload that will arise in the future from the collection of biometric data at the border.

G4S focused on “inclusive entrepreneurship” and contributing to a safe, secure feeling for passengers and staff

G4S focused on “inclusive entrepreneurship” and contributing to a safe, secure feeling for passengers and staff

An interview with Ronald Engels, Director, G4S Aviation Security. By Ross Falconer

Screener Training: 3D X-ray CT

Screener Training: 3D X-ray CT

Screeners are the first line of defence in the battle to ensure security in aviation. Training screeners to operate efficiently and effectively in 3D improves security and airport operations. Testing quantifies strengths and weaknesses enabling focused learning. Battelle ProDetect CT is an interactive, computer-based training system that features 3D computed tomography (CT) X-ray. By David A. Lieblich

Enabling contactless screening of passengers for improved airport safety

Enabling contactless screening of passengers for improved airport safety

The unprecedented impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the aviation industry is changing airport security screening. Recent guidelines issued by ACI and ICAO outline the need for airports to include health and thermal screening into their operations and overall next-generation digital strategy. An interview with Richard van Wijk, Global Aviation Practice Lead, Nokia. By Ross Falconer