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2014-07-15 12:20:44

QUEBEC CITY, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Optosecurity, a world leader in Checkpoint Security productivity solutions, announced today that Brussels Airport, a pioneer in remote screening, has chosen to deploy eVelocity for their new Connector central screening facility. The 25 lane facility will be the first in the world to provide central screening of cabin baggage for the entire airport. Brussels Airport services more than 21 million passengers per year and this deployment...

2014-07-02 16:20:29

Amendments ensure the highest international aviation security standards for Canadian travellers. OTTAWA, July 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced amendments to the Canadian Aviation Security Regulations, 2012 to strengthen airport security and non-passenger screening programs at Canadian airports. The airport security program amendments introduce new requirements for airport operators that are designated for security screening. The...

2014-06-30 23:13:59

The whole body scanners technology dilemma – performance knockout of Backscatter X-Ray over MMWave gets overlooked due to public misconception of the safety of low level radiation. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 According to a new report, U.S. People Security Screening Technologies, Industry & Market – 2014-2020 by Homeland Security Research Corp (HSRC), security decision makers are faced with an almost unfair dilemma in choosing Whole Body Scanners (AIT) technology. On the...

2014-06-17 23:10:04

The U.S. people security screening market is transforming at a rapid pace. A major shift in the use of ICT technologies in addition to customers' new demands lead to a reshuffling of people screening submarkets market share, and an overall 6.2% 2013-2020 CAGR. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 According to the U.S. People Security Screening Technologies, Industry & Market – 2014-2020 market report, despite attracting most of the attention, Airport Security constitutes only...

2014-05-13 12:22:03

Mineta Transportation Institute's Brian Michael Jenkins says solutions aren't simple SAN JOSE, Calif., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recent breach of security at Mineta San Jose Airport, in which a teenager sneaked on to the airfield and hid in the wheel well of a Maui-bound flight, raises a number of broader security questions. So says Brian Michael Jenkins, director of the Mineta Transportation Institute's National Transportation Safety and Security Center. "Security clearly...

2014-05-01 12:22:44

PLYMOUTH, Minn., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the world of travel, airport security continues to be a hotly discussed topic on many levels, which is why Travel Leaders Group recently surveyed over 2,700 consumers throughout the United States to assess their overall satisfaction, gather feedback on how long it takes to get through airport security and obtain information on whether travelers view TSA PreCheck as helpful to the overall process. With regard to "airport security...

2014-04-27 23:02:32

TSA Consulting Group, Inc., one of the nation’s largest independent providers of 403(b) and 457(b) retirement plan administration services, today announced a definitive agreement with Security Financial Resources, Inc. to acquire their 403(b) Plan Solutions Program. The acquisition will enhance TSA Consulting Group’s leadership position and overall market share while providing the potential for significant operational synergies. Fort Walton Beach, Florida (PRWEB) April 27, 2014 Under...

2014-04-24 04:20:22

Only half of Americans feel TSA screening makes air travel safer; Two-thirds concerned lessening security procedures for some passengers through TSA's Pre-Check could result in missing potential threats NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They have access to our documentation and belongings - albeit briefly. They both embody and carry out the safeguards put in place to protect travelers from the threats among us. "They" are the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and its most...

2014-04-08 23:21:35

Homeland Security Research Corp. analysts forecast a strong comeback of the X-ray security industry, generating a solid 7% CAGR between 2014 and 2020. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 According to the X-ray Security Screening: Technologies and Global Industry & Market – 2014-2020 report, the growth of the rejuvenated X-ray security screening industry will be boosted by three main drivers: 1. The expansion of the Asia Pacific secured facilities and aviation security markets 2....

2014-04-07 23:23:22

Breakthrough Technology Screens Up to 1800 bags Per Hour and Meets Top European Standard for Checked Baggage Inspection Torrance, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Rapiscan Systems, a leading global supplier of security inspection systems, announced that Minsk National Airport has now begun full scale operation of its recently acquired RTT 110 (Real Time Tomography) Hold Baggage Screening (HBS) systems, as a part of the airport’s long term investment and development of its infrastructure. The...


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