FAA Dedicates New Las Vegas Air Traffic Control Facility

Federal Aviation Administrator (FAA) Michael Huerta joined federal and local officials yesterday, to dedicate the new air traffic control facility at McCarran International Airport. The project includes a 352-foot tall air traffic...

Powerfully-Simple Quantix Drone & DSS for Real Time Actionable Intel

AeroVironment, a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both military and commercial applications, today launched its new integrated commercial information solution featuring the innovative Quantix™ drone and Decision Support System™...

New SITA Report: Most Airlines & Airports to Increase 2017 IT Spending

With the world’s fastest-growing aviation sector, India is on the cusp of becoming a leader in air travel. Airlines and airports in India are expected to rapidly ramp up their spend on...

John Kelly Sworn In as Fifth Secretary of Homeland Security (Learn More)

Retired Marine Corps General John F. Kelly was officially sworn in as the fifth Secretary of Homeland Security, Friday, after the Senate voted to confirm him. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEx4doHNqEY (Vice President Mike Pence swore in John...

Former LAX Bag Handler Arrested for Trafficking Cocaine thru Security

A former baggage handler employed at Los Angeles International Airport was arrested Tuesday by authorities investigating the use of employee credentials to breach airport security. Alberto H. Botello, 23, of South Gate,...

Morpho Selected for Explosives Detection for UK Airports (Video)

Morpho Detection, has entered into a framework agreement with U.K. Airport Operator Manchester Airports Group (MAG) to supply and service its CTX™ explosives detection systems (EDS) at Manchester Airport, East Midlands Airport...

See Fury Expeditionary UAS Flight Demos by LM (See in Action, Video)

Lockheed Martin's Fury, an advanced tactical Group 3 unmanned aerial system, is regularly flying long-range endurance test missions as the company prepares it for low-rate production. Since May 2016, Fury has flown more...

See KATE, SITA’s Mobile Airport Robotic Check-in Kiosks in Action!

SITA Lab has unveiled KATE, an intelligent check-in kiosk that will autonomously move to busy or congested areas in the airport as needed, promising to relegate check-in queues to the past.  Using...

TSA Approves Automated Screening Lane (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Vanderlande, along with integrated remote screening software partner, Optosecurity Corp., have been notified that their integrated Automated Screening Lane (ASL) system has been approved by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to...

FAA Promotes Air Travel Safety Tips (Learn More, See Video)

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael Huerta is encouraging travelers to Fly Smart this summer. “As we head into summer, I’m asking air travelers to keep safety in mind as they pack...