Chicago rapper Vic Mensah was arrested over the weekend in Virginia after arriving on a flight from Ghana (Courtesy of Wikimedia https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:VicMensa.jpg)

CBP Busts Chicago Rapper with Illicit Narcotics in Baggage (Video)

On Saturday, Rapper Vic Mensah, 28, was arrested at Washington Dulles International Airport after U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers discovered a stash of illicit narcotics in his baggage. Victor Kwesi...
Just like we invest in our roads and bridges, we must invest in our UAV airspace and treat it like any other piece of infrastructure that must be monitored and maintained.

Learn Why Digitizing the Airspace is Vital to Safely Advancing Air Mobility

Guest Editorial by Adam Robertson, Fortem Technologies founder and CTO Some people say I have my head in the clouds. They're right, and I'm in good company. Advances in UAV technology have made...
New self-service iCAM D2000 and IrisBar ideal solutions to expedite travelers through airports, border crossings and other transportation venues

Iris ID helps Speed Travelers on their Way with New Compact ID Readers

Iris ID Systems, the 2021 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Facial/Iris Recognition System, is launching two new IrisAccess™ products that will make it easier to quickly and conveniently move large...
In September 2021, the Marine Corps suspended ACV operations in unprotected waters while it worked to resolve the towing issues that were identified in several after-action reports from the field. (Courtesy of the USMC and YouTube)

USMC ACV’s Return to Unrestricted Operations Following Tragic Accident

Marine Corps Amphibious Combat Vehicles (ACV) are set to return to unrestricted waterborne operations thanks to the development of a new tow rope solution designed to address previous issues with the...
Scott Brown, special agent in charge for HSI Phoenix

HSI Seeks Community Support in Human Trafficking Efforts (Videos)

Special agents from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), which was recognized for 'Excellence in Homeland Security' in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, will come together on...
The Guardian Escape System from High Rise Escape Systems provides simple, reliable and inexpensive solutions for self-evacuation and rescue so that people can truly plan two ways out.

High Rise Escape Systems Earns Platinum in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ (Videos)

High Rise Escape Systems, a recognized Winner in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, for SIX Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the company’s Guardian Self Evacuation & Rescue System, has...
Global Elite Group’s Joseph D’Ascoli and Joseph Scarano accept a Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award at the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Presentation Luncheon in NYC.

Global Elite Group Recognized as Integral Part of Aviation Industry

In a year that was anything but normal, 2021 Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Airport/Aviation Security Solution, Global Elite Group has shown up, stepped up, and deliver beyond...
The aviation industry and FAA have concerns about potential interference of 5G with sensitive aircraft electronics like radio altimeters that could disrupt flights.

DOT and FAA Ask to Delay 5G Over Aviation Safety Concerns

December 31, 2021 – In Breaking News – REUTERS U.S. Transportation Security Pete Buttigieg and the head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Friday asked AT&T (T.N) and Verizon Communications (VZ.N)...
Chris Magnus, sworn in as fifth Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).

CBP Adds New Commissioner & Biometrics at Port of New Orleans

Everything about a cruise should be relaxing, including getting on and off the ship. Towards that end U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a New Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Excellence in Homeland...
Personalize Your Airspace Security Solutions with Dedrone. Organizations of all sizes can select and combine best-in-class sensors to secure vulnerable airspace and effectively address their specific threat profile.

Dedrone Secures $30M+ to Protect Airspace from Unauthorized Drones

Dedrone, a market leader in smart airspace security, and New Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Airport/Aviation Security Solution in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program, has closed a $30.5 million...