Aviation

DHS Johnson statement on aviation security following Russian plane crash

Washington, DC, November 6 - ‘While the facts and circumstances surrounding the tragic October 31 crash of Metrojet Flight 9268 on the Sinai Peninsula are still under investigation, Transportation Security Administrator...
Cambridge Pixel

Cambridge Pixel’s VSD Security for Threat Detection at Airports & Coastal Facilities

Cambridge Pixel, an award-winning developer of radar display and tracking subsystems, has unveiled a security and surveillance display application, called VSD, designed to improve target detection at airports, airbases and coastal...

World’s Most Adv Aerial Firefighting Tanker Earns IAB Approval (Video)

Global SuperTanker Services, high capacity, rapid response aerial firefighting technology has received interim approval from the U.S. Interagency Airtanker Board (IAB) on January 6. The interim approval will allow the tanker to...
FAA

ANSI Kick-off Meeting for UAS Standardization Collaborative

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is launching its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative (UASSC) with a kick-off meeting scheduled for September 28 in Washington, DC. The UASSC's mission will be to coordinate and accelerate the development of the standards...
AeroVironment New Remote-Controlled Multi-Pack Launcher

AV Intros New Remote-Controlled Multi-Pack Launcher (Video)

AeroVironment, a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems for both military and commercial applications, today introduced a Multi-Pack Launcher (MPL) for it’s Switchblade® Lethal Miniature Aerial Missile System and it’s Blackwing™...
Global Entry

CBP Opens Global Entry Center at Kansas City Int’l Airport

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) opened a Global Entry Enrollment Center today at Kansas City International Airport. Global Entry, a CBP trusted traveler program, allows for expedited clearance of pre-approved,...
Dulles International Airport

CBP & NEC Test Facial Recognition at Dulles Int’l Airport (Multi-Video)

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has initiated a pilot test of NEC Corporation of America's, commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) NeoFace® Express device and cloud-based NeoFace matching as key facial recognition components of...
CBP's Air and Marine Operations asks you to report maritime smuggling and suspicious activities

CBP AMO & USCG Interdict 13 Near Dania Pier (Learn More, Video)

Marine crews from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations and the U.S. Coast Guard interdicted 13 Cuban migrants off the coast near Dania Beach this morning. Marine interdiction agents...
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

FAA Issues Airline Guidance on Recalled Devices

Following a Consumer Product Safety Commission recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, the FAA is issuing general guidance to airlines about the rules for carrying recalled or defective lithium devices on...
Kevin Crowley, Boeing vice president of Digital Aviation

Boeing & Microsoft Advancing Aviation Analytics in the Cloud (Learn More)

Boeing and Microsoft are collaborating to build a cloud-based platform for Boeing's industry-leading portfolio of commercial aviation analytics tools. The two companies intend to work together to transition many of Boeing's commercial aviation...