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NEWS Thursday, 03 November 2011 |

LAX safer following 9/11, but more can be done

Security experts have concluded Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is safer today than after 9/11 thanks to $1.6 billion of investment into security at the gateway, but warned more could be done.

NEWS Monday, 24 October 2011 |

Gatwick Airport installs iris recognition system

As part of its €50 million upgrade, Gatwick has deployed an iris recognition security system at 34 of its automated e-Gates in the South Terminal. 

NEWS Friday, 14 October 2011 |

Copenhagen Airport calls for end of “crazy security regime”

The head of security at Copenhagen Airport has called for an end to the European Union’s “crazy” and costly approach to security legislation.
NEWS Wednesday, 12 October 2011 |

Gatwick opens new South Terminal security area

London Gatwick Airport in the UK has unveiled its new South Terminal security area.
NEWS Friday, 07 October 2011 |

TSA deploys new screening equipment

Austin-Bergstrom and Pensacola Regional are among the 29 US airports which are set to receive recently purchased millimeter wave Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) machines from the TSA.
NEWS Saturday, 08 October 2011 |

TIACA welcomes US decision to delay introduction of 100% cargo screening

The TSA's decision not to proceed with a December 31st 2011 deadline for the 100% screening of cargo on international passenger aircraft bound for the US is the ‘right decision’ says The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA).
NEWS Friday, 16 September 2011 |

Boston Logan to get $140m security facelift

The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) has given the go-ahead for $140 million to be spent on upgrading the baggage screening systems at Boston Logan International Airport. 

NEWS Wednesday, 31 August 2011 |

Dublin Airport trials full-body scanner

A full-body scanner is to be installed at Dublin Airport as part of an 18-month trial of the controversial security equipment.

NEWS Tuesday, 09 August 2011 |

Auckland Airport ramps up security

Auckland Airport is expanding the main security screening area at its domestic terminal as part of the preparations for the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

NEWS Thursday, 04 August 2011 |

Changi Airport enhances airfield security

Singapore’s Changi Airport is to install a new intruder detection system around its perimeter fence in order to protect the airfield from potential “intrusions and attacks”.

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