Integrated Biometrics FBI-certified fingerprint sensors play an important role in border and immigration control around the world as fixed, standalone implementations and when integrated into mobile or multimodal systems (tablets, kiosks, etc.).

CBP Selects IB’s Kojak Fingerprint Scanners to Process Border Entries

Integrated Biometrics, has been selected by the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to purchase the company’s Kojak livescan 10-fingerprint scanner for deployment to more than 5000 workstations within the United...
Since 2002, Global Elite Group has been working diligently in the airport setting to ensure the smooth deployment of new regulations while delivering a superior security product to airlines and airways. Aviation partners rely on Global Elite Group to meet the demand of addressing aviation security in a changing world by anticipating emerging threats, researching trends and ensuring regulatory compliance.

Global Elite Group Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ for Airport/Aviation Security

Global Elite Group, a premier provider of Aviation Security (AVSEC) services, and Platinum Award Winner recognized in Two Consecutive Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs Programs, is delighted to announce the...
Casia providing the “eyes and brain” for drones, to enable missions Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS). (Courtesy of Iris Automation)

Casia Turnkey Collision-Avoidance for Commercial Drone Industry (Videos)

Iris Automation has officially launched Casia, the first commercially available computer vision detect-and-avoid solution to enable Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operations for autonomous vehicles. Casia detects other aircraft, and utilizing...
HALO systems use step-change X-ray diffraction technology to specifically identify materials hidden inside bags and personal electronic items. (Courtesy of Halo X-ray Technologies Ltd)

DHS S&T Awards $1.6M to Improve Airport X-ray Scanning Capabilities

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), recently recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has awarded a $1,656,206.00 contract to Halo X-ray Technologies Ltd (HXT),...
Rapid threat assessment is simple with the automatic detection and 3D tracking of sUAS combined with fully automated camera cueing on the target. Manpower and cost are both reduced with this system while mitigating the threat of undesired aerial presence.

SpotterRF Launches New SPOTTERai Auto Track Classification (See Video)

SpotterRF, an industry-leading manufacturer of ground surveillance radar, and a recognized 'ASTORS' Winner for Three Consecutive Years in American Security Today's prestigious Annual Homeland Security Awards Program, is releasing the company's...
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UT Passes Resolution in Support of ‘Know Before You Fly’ (Multi-Video)

Know Before You Fly, an initiative to promote the safe and responsible use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), is praising the passage by the Utah Legislature of SJR 20, recognizing the...
Nationwide last year, 4,239 firearms were discovered in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the country, averaging about 11.6 firearms per day, approximately a 7 percent increase nationally in firearm discoveries from the total of 3,957 detected in 2017. Eighty-six percent of firearms detected at checkpoints last year were loaded and nearly 34 percent had a bullet in the chamber. (Courtesy of the TSA)

TSA Catches Arlington, VA Man with Loaded Gun at DCA Airport

The number of firearms caught by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) checkpoints have been increasing at an alarming rate this year, as TSA officers...
The airport’s collaboration with Automatic Systems began in the early 2000s, when the company installed a prototype door fitted with detectors to carry out real-life tests, as the airport was building an arrivals hall and required an exit-only gateway.

Charleroi Airport Boosts Throughput with Automatic Systems

Brussels South Charleroi Airport (BSCA) and Automatic Systems, the Platinum Award Winner for Best Pedestrian Entrance Control in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, have worked together for some time, and...
Two pilots were killed as a result of a US Marine Corps AH-1Z Viper Attack Helicopter crash in Yuma, Arizona, at approximately 8:45 pm, Sunday, while conducting a routine training mission as part of the Weapons and Tactics Instructor course 2-19. (Courtesy of Bell Helicopter)

Two Pilots Killed in Marine Corps Helicopter Crash Air Station Yuma

March 31, 2019 – In Breaking News – Marine Corps Times Two Marine pilots have died in a helicopter crash during a training mission in southwestern Arizona, U.S. Marine Corps officials said...
Smiths Detection delivers cost-effective and efficient solutions for security professionals and first responders across the globe facing evolving threats in environments ranging transportation networks to government buildings, from schools to public spaces, by constantly investing in new technologies and solutions.

Think You Know Smiths Detection? Find Out More Here (Multi-Video)

Every minute of every day, detection and screening technology manufactured by Smiths Detection helps to protect people and infrastructure, making the world a safer place. Smiths Detection is a global authority on...