Airport Security


Gatwick Launches Incentivised Car-pooling Service for Airport Staff

Gatwick has announced it is the first airport in the world to launch a car-pooling service that offers staff preferential parking spaces and tracks their … More ››

Stansted Airport Plays Host to Air Force One

London Stansted Airport is playing host to the famous US Presidential aircraft known as Air Force One today (July 12).   US President Donald Trump arrived … More ››

Qantas Trials Facial Recognition Technology at Sydney Airport

Select Sydney Airport passengers are now using biometric technology with facial recognition processing. The airport says the system, when fully tested, will mean passengers can … More ››

New Drone Laws Regarding UK Airports

The British Government has announced new laws to restrict all drones from flying above 400 feet and within 1 kilometre of airport boundaries. The Government … More ››

Orlando Airport Partially Reimbursed for Federal Security Upgrades

Orlando International Airport has announced it is scheduled to receive $6.4 million from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as partial repayment for security upgrades following … More ››

Transfer Passenger Capabilities Enhanced at Doha’s Hamad Airport

Hamad International Airport, Doha (IATA: DOH) says it has moved to further improve its passenger transfer capabilities.  HIA has issued a press release stating that … More ››

Frankfurt Opens Airside T1 Roof Terrace  

The transit zone of Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1 has just gained a roof terrace.  The airport operator, Fraport, says that besides fresh air, it boasts … More ››

Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

EASA Publishes its First Formal Opinion on Safe Drone Ops in Europe

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has published the first formal Opinion on safe operations for small drones in Europe.  EASA says it is an … More ››

Vilnius Airport to Start Terminal Modernisation

After completing its runway reconstruction last summer, this year Vilnius Airport is about to start the reconstruction of its passenger terminal. The airport says the … More ››