Rapiscan MP100

Rapiscan Lauches MP100 Backpack Radiation Detection System

Rapiscan Systems, a leading global supplier of security inspection systems, today announced the expansion of its radiation detection product line to include the Rapiscan MP100 Backpack radiation detection system. The MP100...
Chemring Group

Chemring Group Appoints Steven F. Cummings (Col, USA-Ret) VP

Chemring Group announced the appointment of Steven F. Cummings (Colonel, USA-Ret) as Vice President Global Business Development and Strategy. In this new role, Mr. Cummings will be responsible for developing growth strategies that include...

“Securing Our Skies: Oversight of Aviation Credentials.”

DHS OIG HIGHLIGHTS What We Found TSA’s multi-layered process to vet aviation workers for potential links to terrorism was generally effective. In addition to initially vetting every application for new credentials, TSA recurrently...
Flight Attendants

Flight Attendant Training Aimed at Stopping Human Trafficking

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today praised the introduction of the Secure Our Skies Act to fight human trafficking with proper training for aviation workers, led by U.S. Representatives Dina...
General Dynamics Electric Boat

General Dynamics Receives $24M US Navy Award

The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $23.6 million contract modification to continue development of the U.S. Navy's Ohio Replacement submarine. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary...
A4A

A4A Rejects Proposal to Hike Taxes on Air Travelers

Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today issued the following statement opposing the FY 2017 White House budget proposal, which would drive up the federal tax...
CTX 5800

Morpho & UK’s Cornwall Airport: Advanced Baggage & Passenger Screening

Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, today announced a contract with U.K.’s Cornwall Airport Newquay to supply and service advanced detection solutions that screen passengers and baggage for explosives and...
FAA

FAA on Global Carbon Emissions Standards Agmt

"I am pleased that ICAO reached an international consensus on a meaningful standard to foster reduction in CO2 emissions from aircraft. We are encouraged by this success and believe it puts...
Saab

Maritime Mine Threat Experts Visit Saab Seaeye

With threats from underwater mines and waterborne improvised explosive devices (IEDs) ever present, an international group of defence and civilian specialists in mine countermeasures visited Saab Seaeye’s UK facility. The group, that...
Aircraft

F-35A Lightning II Completes Transatlantic Crossing

An Italian Air Force (Aeronautica Militare) F-35A Lightning II aircraft completed very first transatlantic Ocean crossing, arriving at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md. from Cameri Air Base, Italy, on February...