Urgently needed generators are loaded on an AMO P-3 destined for Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. (Image courtesy of Carlos Rivera, CBP)

CBP Responds to Call for Aid Following Hurricane Maria (Videos)

In the wake of Hurricane Maria, CBP is responding to the call for support and aid. Locating and assisting employees and others affected by the storm remains CBP’s top priority. Air and Marine...
Through a collaborative effort between its Vehicle Barrier Engineering, Controls Manufacturing and Field Service teams, Concentric Security regularly solves barrier-related problems at a fraction of the cost of a new barrier.

Concentric Extends Life of Vehicle Barriers, Saving Owners Millions

By Mark Oakes, PSP, Chief Executive Officer, Concentric Security, LLC Security professionals and facility managers today are overwhelmed with safety and security problems arising from aging, inoperable vehicle barriers. While vehicle barriers have been a principal...
The demand for L3 WESCAM’s EO/IR turrets for use on board UAS platforms continued to grow, with more than 60 units ordered for deployment across six countries.

L3 Wins More Than $300M EO/IR Orders Year-to-Date (See in Action)

L3 Technologies' WESCAM business has won multiple MX™-Series electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) product and in-service support contracts year-to-date from military and airborne law enforcement customers totaling more than $300 million in orders. This reflects...
(Image courtesy of the TSA)

TSA Discovers 70 Firearms, 57 Loaded Last Week (Multi-Video)

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers discovered 70 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 70 firearms discovered, 57 were loaded and 16 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers...
Sailors prepare an F-35C Lightning II assigned to the "Grim Reapers" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA 101) to launch on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Abraham Lincoln is underway conducting training after its successful completion of carrier incremental availability. (Courtesy of US Navy by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Josue Escobosa)

Lincoln Tests F-35C Lightning II at Sea (See the F-35C in Action, Multi-Video)

The Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) became one of the few ships in the fleet to trap and launch the F-35C Lightning II, Sept. 3. The "Grim Reapers" of...
Time is running out to finalize your award nominations for the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program.

‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program Updates – Be In It to Win It

Time is running out to finalize your award nominations for the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Official Entry Nomination Closing Date: Sept. 22, 2017 The 'ASTORS' are organized to recognize the most...
Hurricane Irma

CBP Miami/Tampa Field Office Operational Update: Hurricane Irma

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations, Miami and Tampa Field Offices will update the trade community and traveling public on the status of the ports of entry...
Gemalto's leading position has been built on the supply of complete travel documents and key components such as polycarbonate data pages, visible and hidden document security features, electronic passport covers and ICAO-compliant embedded software.

Gemalto’s ePassports Used in Over 30 Countries, Shares Coming Trends

Thanks to their outstanding security and the faster, more convenient border crossings they facilitate, Gemalto's advanced epassport's are helping authorities strengthen homeland protection and improve the traveler experience. Gemalto's leading position has...
Members TSA Transportation Security Support Teams (small teams of TSOs who deploy to an airport in need), have departed to a number of airports across the nation to provide additional support in advance of Hurricane Irma.

TSA Preparing for Hurricane Irma (What You Need to Know, Videos)

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is staging approximately 250 personnel at southeast airports to be deployed to Florida for assistance with airport security after Hurricane Irma moves through the region. These...
Blighter B400 radars are already in use at many critical infrastructure sites including several major international airports in Europe, United States, South America and Africa.

Blighter’s New Lower Cost Radar for Airports & Critical Infrastructure

Blighter Surveillance Systems has introduced a lower cost, entry level version of its Blighter B400 Series Doppler ground surveillance radar aimed specifically at airports and critical infrastructure sites such as oil/gas facilities,...