Latest Canadian Air Transport Security Authority Stories

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...

2014-03-05 08:20:35

Industry regulators gain insight into innovative new ETD technologies WILMINGTON, Mass., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that officials from the United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) toured Implant Sciences' headquarters and 58,000 sq. ft. manufacturing...

2011-08-08 15:15:00

JUPITER, Fla., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CATSA announced today that it has selected G4S as the Security Screening Contractor for the delivery of Airport Screening Services in the Pacific Region. G4S Secure Solutions (Canada) will provide services at 20 airports, including Vancouver International Airport. G4S is delighted to have been chosen as a partner to help CATSA to achieve its mission to protect the public by securing critical elements of the air transportation system,...

2010-12-04 00:00:40

The Vanderlande Industries baggage handling software (VIBES) is now approved for the USA market by BNP Associates. BNP provides specialized consulting services and is the largest consultant for the air transportation industry worldwide. With this important accomplishment Vanderlande Industries turned its baggage handling software solution into a recognized controls brand in the North American market. Vanderlande Industries Inc. is one of the top three suppliers of airport baggage handling...

2009-12-07 10:00:00

TORONTO, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/catsa/responds-to-passengers-needs-and-launches-new-website SOURCE CNW Social Media

2008-06-26 12:02:54

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 26, 2008) - As millions of travellers prepare for their summer getaway, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) and Aeroports de Montreal (ADM) urge air travellers to be vigilant when packing their bags. "Travellers can actively improve the pre-board screening process by being prepared," stated Yves Duguay, Vice President of Operations at CATSA. "This is why CATSA is reminding them of the simple steps to help everyone get through the...

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