Security http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Emirates chief hopeful for laptop ban solution http://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2017/emirates-chief-hopeful-laptop-ban-solution <div class="node-body article-body">Emirates Airline president Tim Clark is optimistic the US ban on large personal electronic devices (PEDs) in carry-on baggage on routes from Middle East airports to the US will be resolved.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2017/emirates-chief-hopeful-laptop-ban-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2017/emirates-chief-hopeful-laptop-ban-solution#comments Airlines Paris Air Show 2017 Security Daily News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:51:00 +0000 251571 at http://atwonline.com TSA to trial computed tomography scanners at airport checkpoints http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-trial-computed-tomography-scanners-airport-checkpoints <div class="node-body article-body">The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will be trialing computed tomography (CT) scanning technology this month at two airport checkpoint lanes, one in Phoenix and another in Boston.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-trial-computed-tomography-scanners-airport-checkpoints" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-trial-computed-tomography-scanners-airport-checkpoints#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 15 Jun 2017 20:09:00 +0000 250741 at http://atwonline.com TSA to test biometric fingerprint technology at checkpoints http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-test-biometric-fingerprint-technology-checkpoints <div class="node-body article-body">The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said it is beginning tests of biometric fingerprint identification technology at two US airport checkpoint lanes—one in Atlanta and another in Denver.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-test-biometric-fingerprint-technology-checkpoints" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/tsa-test-biometric-fingerprint-technology-checkpoints#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:38:00 +0000 250461 at http://atwonline.com TSA Trump’s travel ban blocked again by US judiciary http://atwonline.com/security/trump-s-travel-ban-blocked-again-us-judiciary <div class="node-body article-body">The block on US President Donald Trump’s revised executive order temporarily banning nationals from six countries from traveling to the US has been upheld by a second US federal appeals court.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/trump-s-travel-ban-blocked-again-us-judiciary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/trump-s-travel-ban-blocked-again-us-judiciary#comments Security Daily News Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:48:00 +0000 250311 at http://atwonline.com Airlines want closer collaboration on PED security measures http://atwonline.com/security/airlines-want-closer-collaboration-ped-security-measures <div class="node-body article-body">IATA is calling for governments to work more closely with industry regarding extra security measures for electronic devices carried onboard aircraft.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/airlines-want-closer-collaboration-ped-security-measures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/airlines-want-closer-collaboration-ped-security-measures#comments IATA AGM 2017 Security Daily News Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:21:00 +0000 249661 at http://atwonline.com Lauren Hurley/PA Images via Getty Images ICAO & IATA seek more common sense in cabin laptop bans http://atwonline.com/security/icao-iata-seek-more-common-sense-cabin-laptop-bans <div class="node-body article-body">ICAO is establishing two safety and security groups in the wake of the US and UK aircraft cabin laptop bans and calling for a “prudent balance” of all commercial air transport safety and security risks.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/icao-iata-seek-more-common-sense-cabin-laptop-bans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/icao-iata-seek-more-common-sense-cabin-laptop-bans#comments IATA AGM 2017 Security Daily News Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:56:00 +0000 249551 at http://atwonline.com IATA proposes alternative solutions to carry-on electronics ban http://atwonline.com/security/iata-proposes-alternative-solutions-carry-electronics-ban <div class="node-body article-body">Additional security and screening measures at airports, including the use of sniffer dogs, are being proposed to US and UK authorities in an attempt to ward off a wider implementation of the laptop carry-on bans, IATA said Thursday.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/iata-proposes-alternative-solutions-carry-electronics-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/iata-proposes-alternative-solutions-carry-electronics-ban#comments IATA AGM 2017 Security Daily News Thu, 01 Jun 2017 16:42:00 +0000 249211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Transportation Security Administration dog handler Michael Johns and bomb-sniffing dog Rufus at Washington National Airport.</p> Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post via Getty Images No conclusion from EU-US laptop ban talks http://atwonline.com/security/no-conclusion-eu-us-laptop-ban-talks <div class="node-body article-body">The European Commission has said talks are still ongoing with US authorities over a possible extension of the large personal electronic device (PED) ban.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/no-conclusion-eu-us-laptop-ban-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/no-conclusion-eu-us-laptop-ban-talks#comments Security Daily News Wed, 31 May 2017 13:16:00 +0000 249031 at http://atwonline.com Lauren Hurley/PA Images via Getty Images Singapore Airlines first Asian carrier to join US TSA Pre-Check http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-airlines-first-asian-carrier-join-us-tsa-pre-check <div class="node-body article-body">The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has approved Singapore Airlines to participate in the agency’s expedited screening program, Pre-Check.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-airlines-first-asian-carrier-join-us-tsa-pre-check" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/singapore-airlines-first-asian-carrier-join-us-tsa-pre-check#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 25 May 2017 17:58:00 +0000 248661 at http://atwonline.com Getty AAPA chief: Laptop ban brings ‘no tangible security benefits’ http://atwonline.com/security/aapa-chief-laptop-ban-brings-no-tangible-security-benefits <div class="node-body article-body">As airlines and airports steel themselves for a possible widening of the US ban on laptops and similar-sized personal electronics in the cabin, the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) has warned against falling into “the trap of knee-jerk reactions.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/aapa-chief-laptop-ban-brings-no-tangible-security-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/aapa-chief-laptop-ban-brings-no-tangible-security-benefits#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 23 May 2017 21:31:00 +0000 248461 at http://atwonline.com <p>AAPA DG Andrew Herdman</p> AAPA