Security http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en CBP starts biometric exit technology at Miami International Airport http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-starts-biometric-exit-technology-miami-international-airport <div class="node-body article-body">US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is set to deploy its federally mandated rollout of facial recognition biometric exit technology on an unidentified “select flight” from Miami International Airport (MIA), the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) division said Oct. 20.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-starts-biometric-exit-technology-miami-international-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-starts-biometric-exit-technology-miami-international-airport#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 23 Oct 2017 19:22:00 +0000 263491 at http://atwonline.com Second US federal court blocks most of latest travel ban http://atwonline.com/security/second-us-federal-court-blocks-most-latest-travel-ban <div class="node-body article-body">A second US federal district court judge issued a block Oct. 17 on the Trump administration’s third travel ban, which had been scheduled to take effect Oct. 18. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/second-us-federal-court-blocks-most-latest-travel-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/second-us-federal-court-blocks-most-latest-travel-ban#comments Security Daily News Wed, 18 Oct 2017 19:06:00 +0000 263011 at http://atwonline.com Third US travel ban largely blocked by federal judge http://atwonline.com/security/third-us-travel-ban-largely-blocked-federal-judge <div class="node-body article-body">A federal judge in Hawaii on Oct. 17 reportedly blocked a large portion of the Trump administration’s third attempt at a foreign travel ban to the US, a day before the ban was set to take effect. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/third-us-travel-ban-largely-blocked-federal-judge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/third-us-travel-ban-largely-blocked-federal-judge#comments Security Daily News Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:22:00 +0000 262861 at http://atwonline.com Turkish US-Turkey bookings drop; transfer business up after visa row http://atwonline.com/security/turkish-us-turkey-bookings-drop-transfer-business-after-visa-row <div class="node-body article-body">Turkish Airlines has said passenger bookings between Turkey and the US have sharply decreased following the suspension of visa applications among the two countries for travel from Oct. 16, 2017 to March 31, 2018.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/turkish-us-turkey-bookings-drop-transfer-business-after-visa-row" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/turkish-us-turkey-bookings-drop-transfer-business-after-visa-row#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:07:00 +0000 262841 at http://atwonline.com <p>Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300ER</p> Rob Finlayson Former DHS chief of staff nominated to be homeland security secretary http://atwonline.com/security/former-dhs-chief-staff-nominated-be-homeland-security-secretary <div class="node-body article-body">US President Donald Trump has nominated White House deputy chief of staff Kirstjen Nielsen to be the next US homeland security secretary.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/former-dhs-chief-staff-nominated-be-homeland-security-secretary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/former-dhs-chief-staff-nominated-be-homeland-security-secretary#comments Security Daily News Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:01:00 +0000 262521 at http://atwonline.com <p>US homeland security secretary nominee Kirstjen Nielsen</p> Getty CBP testing biometric facial recognition with TSA at JFK Terminal 7 http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-testing-biometric-facial-recognition-tsa-jfk-terminal-7 <div class="node-body article-body">US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) initiated a 30-day test of facial recognition biometric technology at a TSA international checkpoint at New York-JFK airport’s Terminal 7, the agency said Oct. 11. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-testing-biometric-facial-recognition-tsa-jfk-terminal-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/cbp-testing-biometric-facial-recognition-tsa-jfk-terminal-7#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes Wed, 11 Oct 2017 20:30:00 +0000 262371 at http://atwonline.com New travel ban to US issued as security compliance deadline passes http://atwonline.com/security/new-travel-ban-us-issued-security-compliance-deadline-passes <div class="node-body article-body">Following the Trump administration’s Sept. 24 issuance of the third iteration of its foreign travel ban to the US, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is advising US carriers that CBP is not anticipating any operational impact as a result of the directive, an Airlines for America (A4A) spokesperson told ATW. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/new-travel-ban-us-issued-security-compliance-deadline-passes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/new-travel-ban-us-issued-security-compliance-deadline-passes#comments Regulation Security Daily News Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:21:00 +0000 260681 at http://atwonline.com Wikimedia UK eases restrictions on cabin electronics http://atwonline.com/security/uk-eases-restrictions-cabin-electronics <div class="node-body article-body">The UK has lifted its restrictions on the carriage of electronic devices on UK-bound flights from Turkey and Tunisia.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/uk-eases-restrictions-cabin-electronics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/uk-eases-restrictions-cabin-electronics#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 25 Sep 2017 18:46:00 +0000 260671 at http://atwonline.com Getty SITA, JetBlue, CBP biometric boarding test at Boston proves popular http://atwonline.com/security/sita-jetblue-cbp-biometric-boarding-test-boston-proves-popular <div class="node-body article-body">The test of SITA’s biometric boarding gate technology on JetBlue Airways flights at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) had “a close to 100% match-rate,” the Geneva-based air transport IT company said Sept. 19.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/sita-jetblue-cbp-biometric-boarding-test-boston-proves-popular" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/sita-jetblue-cbp-biometric-boarding-test-boston-proves-popular#comments Security Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:47:00 +0000 259991 at http://atwonline.com SITA US Customs to launch revised trusted traveler website in October http://atwonline.com/security/us-customs-launch-revised-trusted-traveler-website-october <div class="node-body article-body">US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will launch a new website in October to incorporate a branding transition from Global Online Enrollment System (GOES) to the Trusted Traveler Programs System, the agency said Sept. 18. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/security/us-customs-launch-revised-trusted-traveler-website-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/security/us-customs-launch-revised-trusted-traveler-website-october#comments Security Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 18 Sep 2017 20:55:00 +0000 259861 at http://atwonline.com