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...

What US Airlines with 737 MAX 8 Are Doing to Keep Passengers Safe

March 11, 2019 – In Breaking News – CNN Two US airlines fly the 737 MAX 8 -- the type of jet that crashed last year in Indonesia killing 189 people and...
A U.S. Coast Guard crew, a vital component of SARSAT, conducts ocean search and rescue training. (Courtesy of the USCG)

NOAA Satellites Helped Rescue 340 People in 2018 (Learn More, Videos)

The pilot of the rowboat Alba had a noble goal – to raise awareness and funds for the Scottish Association for Mental Health. And he was going to row 3,400 nautical miles,...
Chambers County Sheriff Brian Hawthorne on Saturday asked for anyone with video or pictures of the crash to submit them to investigators. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Three Dead, Amazon Cargo Plane Crashes in Texas (Learn More, Video)

February 24, 2019 – In Breaking News – CNBC A Boeing 767 cargo jet operating for Amazon crashed in a bay outside of Houston with three people on board Saturday afternoon, the airline and the Federal...

4,239 Guns Seized & 2018 Most Unusual Finds at US Airports (Videos)

By the TSA It has been a milestone year for TSA as 2018 was marked by a record number of travelers and significant security enhancements. A total 813.8 million (813,791,287) passengers and crew...
Validated law enforcement and public safety officials can request access to see CNC.LIVE in action at https://cnc.live/superbowl/.

CNC.LIVE: Online LEO Portal to Host, View & Share Real-Time Aerial Video

CNC Technologies, an aviation technology and wireless communications company serving the law enforcement, military and government markets, has officially launched CNC.LIVE just in time to benefit Super Bowl LIII. CNC.LIVE is a new,...
Rapiscan Systems enables operators to identify threats more quickly and accurately with their latest, most powerful & intuitive software for X-Ray Screening - ScanOS™

Rapiscan Systems Launches ORION™ Baggage & Parcel Screening Suite

The complexity of today’s ever-evolving threat climate has forced an evolution in security. The technology used for screening at airports, borders and any critical infrastructure needs to be more intelligent and more...