Security http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Pekoske: Airport security screeners will remain working in shutdown http://atwonline.com/security/pekoske-airport-security-screeners-will-remain-working-shutdown <div class="node-body article-body">Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screeners will remain working at airport security lanes in the event of a US government shutdown, TSA administrator David Pekoske said.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/pekoske-airport-security-screeners-will-remain-working-shutdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/pekoske-airport-security-screeners-will-remain-working-shutdown#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 19 Jan 2018 22:06:00 +0000 270751 at http://atwonline.com <p>TSA Administrator David Pekoske</p> Bill Carey Lufthansa implements ‘SmartDepart’ fast lanes in Munich http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-implements-smartdepart-fast-lanes-munich <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa has introduced “SmartDepart” gates in Munich Airport to expedite passengers flying to Düsseldorf, Berlin/Tegel, Frankfurt and Hamburg, avoiding long waits before takeoff. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-implements-smartdepart-fast-lanes-munich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-implements-smartdepart-fast-lanes-munich#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:45:00 +0000 270511 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa Royal Jordanian adopts enhanced security measures on US-bound flights http://atwonline.com/security/royal-jordanian-adopts-enhanced-security-measures-us-bound-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Royal Jordanian has implemented additional security measures on flights to the US, from Jan. 18.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/royal-jordanian-adopts-enhanced-security-measures-us-bound-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/royal-jordanian-adopts-enhanced-security-measures-us-bound-flights#comments Security Daily News Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:19:00 +0000 270501 at http://atwonline.com <p>Royal Jordanian Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Russia resumes flights to Egypt http://atwonline.com/security/russia-resumes-flights-egypt <div class="node-body article-body">Russia has restored permission for Russian airlines to fly to Egypt. The decision, which became effective Jan. 2, ended a ban that was imposed following the destruction of a Russian airliner by a terrorist bomb in October 2015.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/russia-resumes-flights-egypt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/russia-resumes-flights-egypt#comments Open Skies Security Daily News Tue, 09 Jan 2018 19:03:00 +0000 269761 at http://atwonline.com CBP hit with New Year’s Day passenger processing system shutdown http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-hit-new-year-s-day-passenger-processing-system-shutdown <div class="node-body article-body">US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) started 2018 with an unintentional two-hour shutdown of its computer system the evening of Jan. 1, generating significant delays at several US airports for passengers arriving from international originating points. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-hit-new-year-s-day-passenger-processing-system-shutdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-hit-new-year-s-day-passenger-processing-system-shutdown#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 02 Jan 2018 20:04:00 +0000 269211 at http://atwonline.com Emirates suspends Dubai-Tunis flights after security row http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/emirates-suspends-dubai-tunis-flights-after-security-row <div class="node-body article-body">Emirates Airline has suspended flights from Dubai to Tunis in a row between the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Tunisia over the carriage of Tunisian women.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/emirates-suspends-dubai-tunis-flights-after-security-row" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/emirates-suspends-dubai-tunis-flights-after-security-row#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 02 Jan 2018 19:52:00 +0000 269201 at http://atwonline.com <p>Emirates Airline Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson UK eases ban on Saudi PEDs http://atwonline.com/security/uk-eases-ban-saudi-peds <div class="node-body article-body">The UK government has relaxed the ban on large personal electronic devices (PEDs) being carried in the cabin of aircraft operating from two Saudi Arabian airports.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/uk-eases-ban-saudi-peds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/uk-eases-ban-saudi-peds#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 22 Dec 2017 17:08:00 +0000 268911 at http://atwonline.com British Airways begins biometric boarding at LAX http://atwonline.com/security/british-airways-begins-biometric-boarding-lax <div class="node-body article-body">British Airways (BA) has begun trialing self-service biometric boarding gates on international flights out of the US, working in partnership with Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/british-airways-begins-biometric-boarding-lax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/british-airways-begins-biometric-boarding-lax#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 19 Dec 2017 16:26:00 +0000 268421 at http://atwonline.com <p>Biometric boarding gates at LAX</p> British Airways New DHS measures for VWP countries require border screenings http://atwonline.com/security/new-dhs-measures-vwp-countries-require-border-screenings <div class="node-body article-body">The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued new security requirements for the 38 countries participating in the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) Dec. 15, including requiring VWP countries to systematically screen travelers crossing their respective borders against US counterterrorism information. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/new-dhs-measures-vwp-countries-require-border-screenings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/new-dhs-measures-vwp-countries-require-border-screenings#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:32:00 +0000 268221 at http://atwonline.com Russia and Egypt sign security measure to resume flights http://atwonline.com/security/russia-and-egypt-sign-security-measure-resume-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Russia and Egypt plan to re-establish flights between the countries next year after signing a new protocol specializing in aviation security measures, which becomes effective in 30 days. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/russia-and-egypt-sign-security-measure-resume-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/russia-and-egypt-sign-security-measure-resume-flights#comments Open Skies Security Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:32:00 +0000 268141 at http://atwonline.com