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What lies beneath

Is it time for the introduction of new technology to check the underside of vehicles at security checkpoints at airports? Colin Williams considers the options.

SAFETY & SECURITY Thursday, 12 February 2015 |

Screen test

Yves Duguay explains why airports should invest more in the customer-friendly planning, design and operation of security checkpoints.

Smart security

Airports looking for ‘smarter’ solutions for the security checkpoint will use connecting data as a key enabler, writes Nick Whitehead.

NEWS Tuesday, 28 January 2014 |

Glasses-free 3D display to be trialled at London Heathrow

London Heathrow Airport is testing auto-stereoscopic 3D display technology as part of a trial for assisting passengers through designated security check point areas.

NEWS Friday, 18 October 2013 |

Good customer service aids airport security

Treating people with courtesy and respect during the security screening process at airports makes passengers feel at ease and enhances the security process, claims Copenhagen Airport’s security director, Johnnie Müller.

NEWS Tuesday, 06 August 2013 |

Screening process introduced at Washington and Indianapolis

The TSA Pre✓™ service will allow more US customers to be screened and cleared before arriving at the airport and minimise the time taken to pass through security.

NEWS Monday, 17 September 2012 |

Manchester Airport to end trial of 'naked' body scanners

Manchester Airport has announced that it will end its trial of 'naked' body scanners in October when it will begin testing more "privacy-friendly" security equipment.
NEWS Wednesday, 08 February 2012 |

Göteborg Landvetter Airport completes first phase of renovation

Göteborg Landvetter Airport is to open its newly refurbished security area tomorrow (9 February), as it completes the first phase of a large-scale overhaul of the international terminal.

NEWS Wednesday, 20 July 2011 |

Helsinki Airport uses Bluetooth to speed up security queues

Helsinki–Vantaa Airport has launched a new system to track how long it takes passengers to get through security in an effort to speed up queuing times at checkpoints.

NEWS Friday, 15 July 2011 |

Passenger-friendly security set for UK airports

Security measures at UK airports could become more flexible and less of a hassle for passengers, thanks to a raft of changes set to be introduced by the government.

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