Security

News and information about crew, passenger, aircraft and airport security issues.

Feb 4, 2010 - 9:56 AM
Suspicious activity over the last two weeks reported near critical infrastructure and helicopter bases serving the Gulf of Mexico’s oil and gas industry ha
Jan 29, 2010 - 5:38 AM
A mobile handheld identification reader and requisite software introduced by 3M will give charter companies, general aviation and FBOs a method of validati
Nov 24, 2009 - 3:40 AM
The TSA on November 17 released a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to strengthen aircraft repair station security.
Oct 14, 2009 - 11:59 AM
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Oct 14, 2009 - 11:56 AM
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) expects to issue a supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking for the Large Aircraft Security Program (LAS
Oct 8, 2009 - 11:05 AM
While flight hours are down an estimated 20 to 30 percent from last year, business aviation accidents declined by nearly 50 percent during the first three
Sep 17, 2009 - 11:50 AM
The FAA yesterday issued a Safety Alert for Operators (SAFO) that addresses pilot fatigue countermeasures in Part 121 and 135 short-haul operations, though
Sep 17, 2009 - 11:18 AM
Honeywell yesterday received TSO approval for SmartRunway and SmartLanding, which are both software upgrades for the company’s Mark V and Mark VII enhanced
Sep 16, 2009 - 11:23 AM
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) “is one step closer to issuing security regulations for repair stations,” according to the Modification an
Sep 15, 2009 - 12:12 PM
President Obama on Thursday announced that he intends to nominate Erroll Southers as the fifth administrator of the Transportation Security Administration