Security

Reinstating passenger confidence through seamless temperature screening

Reinstating passenger confidence through seamless temperature screening

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

Finavia piloting UVC technology to disinfect security control trays after each use

Finavia piloting UVC technology to disinfect security control trays after each use

Finavia is to start disinfecting security control trays with UVC light technology that kills bacteria and viruses. During the pilot project, equipment based on different technologies will be tested at a number of security control lines.

London Southend Airport trials new cabin baggage screening equipment

London Southend Airport trials new cabin baggage screening equipment

London Southend Airport is trialling a new cabin baggage screening system to enhance the passenger journey. Where the equipment is being trialled, passengers will find they can leave liquids and laptops within their bags as they travel through security.

Gearing up for the post COVID-19 era: Improving hygiene standards through comprehensive disinfection

Gearing up for the post COVID-19 era: Improving hygiene standards through comprehensive disinfection

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

IDEMIA and Sopra Steria chosen by eu-LISA to build shared Biometric Matching System for Schengen Area border protection

IDEMIA and Sopra Steria chosen by eu-LISA to build shared Biometric Matching System for Schengen Area border protection

The new European Entry-Exit System will meet the identification needs of Schengen Member States when implemented by 2022. The new system includes the biometric verification and identification of third-country nationals, based on facial image and four fingerprints, at all kinds of border crossing points, through a shared Biometric Matching System.