Security http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines stop flights to Libya http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-austrian-airlines-stop-flights-libya <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa and subsidiary Austrian Airlines have stopped flights to Libya indefinitely due to security concerns after a bomb exploded in March at Tripoli International Airport, damaging the main runway.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-austrian-airlines-stop-flights-libya" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/lufthansa-austrian-airlines-stop-flights-libya#comments Airlines Security Daily News Airports & Routes Alitalia Austrian Airlines British Airways Lufthansa Tripoli International Airport Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:52:00 +0000 121451 at http://atwonline.com Malaysia to step up border and passport screening security http://atwonline.com/security/malaysia-step-border-and-passport-screening-security <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysian authorities are to implement a new Advanced Passenger Screening System (APSS) in June, part of increased passenger screening at the country’s borders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/malaysia-step-border-and-passport-screening-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/malaysia-step-border-and-passport-screening-security#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes 777 APSS Boeing immigration Interpol Malaysia Airlines MH370 passport security Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:18:00 +0000 120361 at http://atwonline.com Singapore’s Changi Airport increases security http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-s-changi-airport-increases-security <div class="node-body article-body">Singapore’s Changi Airport is stepping up passenger security in light of possible lapses revealed in the aftermath of the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200, flight MH370.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-s-changi-airport-increases-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-s-changi-airport-increases-security#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Boeing 777-200 Changi Airport Interpol Malaysia Airlines MH370 Sam Tee security Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:07:00 +0000 119781 at http://atwonline.com LAX shooting report cites lapses in communication, coordination http://atwonline.com/security/lax-shooting-report-cites-lapses-communication-coordination <div class="node-body article-body">An independent study of the Nov. 1, 2013, fatal shooting incident at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has revealed lapses in communication and coordination among responding public safety organizations, as well as outdated and faulty emergency alert and warning systems within the airport, according to a report issued by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/lax-shooting-report-cites-lapses-communication-coordination" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/lax-shooting-report-cites-lapses-communication-coordination#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Gina Marie Lindsey LAWA LAX Los Angeles International Airport Los Angeles World Airports shooting TSA Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:42:00 +0000 119191 at http://atwonline.com Frankfurt Airport security staff strike causes flight cancellations http://atwonline.com/labor/frankfurt-airport-security-staff-strike-causes-flight-cancellations <div class="node-body article-body">A security personnel strike at Frankfurt Airport canceled 65 flights on Friday as of 5 p.m. local time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/frankfurt-airport-security-staff-strike-causes-flight-cancellations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/frankfurt-airport-security-staff-strike-causes-flight-cancellations#comments Labor Security Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Frankfurt Airport Fraport security personnel strike Verdi Fri, 21 Feb 2014 20:27:00 +0000 116081 at http://atwonline.com Europe rolls out tentative step toward liquids ban relaxation http://atwonline.com/security/europe-rolls-out-tentative-step-toward-liquids-ban-relaxation <div class="node-body article-body">Europe has implemented a minor relaxation of its liquids, aerosols and gels (LAGs) restrictions, although it only relates to duty-free items bought outside the European Union (EU).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/europe-rolls-out-tentative-step-toward-liquids-ban-relaxation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/europe-rolls-out-tentative-step-toward-liquids-ban-relaxation#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes ACI aerosols and gels Airports Council International ATW Plus European Commission LAG liquids liquids ban Olivier Jankovec Thu, 06 Feb 2014 20:11:00 +0000 114531 at http://atwonline.com Abu Dhabi customs preclearance facility opens despite protests http://atwonline.com/security/abu-dhabi-customs-preclearance-facility-opens-despite-protests <div class="node-body article-body">A US airline lobbying group has said it will continue to protest the opening of a new customs and immigration preclearance facility in Abu Dhabi.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/abu-dhabi-customs-preclearance-facility-opens-despite-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/abu-dhabi-customs-preclearance-facility-opens-despite-protests#comments Airlines Regulation Security Daily News Airports & Routes A4A Abu Dhabi ATW Plus customs and immigration Etihad Airways Washington Dulles Tue, 28 Jan 2014 20:25:00 +0000 113221 at http://atwonline.com Russian airports ban all liquids in carry-on luggage ahead of Winter Olympics http://atwonline.com/security/russian-airports-ban-all-liquids-carry-luggage-ahead-winter-olympics <div class="node-body article-body">All liquids, regardless of volume, will be banned in carry-on luggage in Russian airports from Jan. 11 as Russia increases security for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, the Ministry of Transport said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/russian-airports-ban-all-liquids-carry-luggage-ahead-winter-olympics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/russian-airports-ban-all-liquids-carry-luggage-ahead-winter-olympics#comments Regulation Security Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus carry-on luggage Federal Air Transport Agency liquids Ministry of Transport Rosaviatsia Russian airports Sochi Winter Olympics Yemelyanovo Airport Fri, 10 Jan 2014 21:08:00 +0000 111241 at http://atwonline.com IATA, ACI partner to develop Smart Security http://atwonline.com/security/iata-aci-partner-develop-smart-security <div class="node-body article-body">IATA has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Airports Council International (ACI) to develop Smart Security (SmartS), which replaces Checkpoint of the Future. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/iata-aci-partner-develop-smart-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/iata-aci-partner-develop-smart-security#comments Associations Security Daily News ACI Airports Council International ATW Plus Checkpoint of the Future IATA Smart Security SmartS Tony Tyler Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:25:00 +0000 109171 at http://atwonline.com Gunman goes on shooting spree at LAX; TSA officer killed http://atwonline.com/airports-amp-routes/gunman-goes-shooting-spree-lax-tsa-officer-killed <div class="node-body article-body">[UPDATED] A gunman fired multiple shots from an assault rifle Friday morning at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), causing a number of injuries and killing a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airports-amp-routes/gunman-goes-shooting-spree-lax-tsa-officer-killed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airports-amp-routes/gunman-goes-shooting-spree-lax-tsa-officer-killed#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes assault rifle ATW Plus Eric Garcetti Gina Marie Lindsey LAWA LAX Los Angeles International Airport Los Angeles World Airports Patrick Gannon shooting Terminal 3 Transportation Security Administration TSA Fri, 01 Nov 2013 20:33:00 +0000 104351 at http://atwonline.com