Security

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

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:54 AM
Internal system modernization at CBP is speeding development of initiatives aimed at streamlining general aviation’s border inspection processes.
Mar 28, 2017 - 10:47 AM
The agency’s limitations in this role have been “revealed” since launching its conflict zone information repository after the 2014 downing of flight MH17.
Mar 23, 2017 - 12:41 PM
According to Flight Service Bureau, private and charter flights on business aircraft are exempt from the TSA directive.
Mar 12, 2017 - 10:35 PM
Approved operators may now use Rectrix BED as their departure point for non-stop flights to DCA.
Feb 27, 2017 - 10:24 AM
AOPA is urging screening and gateway procedures for the airport during President Trump's visits to Mar-a-Lago.
Feb 22, 2017 - 12:06 PM
LifeLine Response uses global imagery, communication tools and proprietary algorithms to provide safety and security alerts.
Bird Aerosystems Aeroshield
Feb 15, 2017 - 3:20 PM
Already in service, the system is able to detect incoming air-to-air and surface-to-air threats.
Robert Berlucchi
Jan 26, 2017 - 12:24 PM
Lanata Airport “will be the most affected” under the TFR because it is within the more restrictive 10-nm ring.
Jan 25, 2017 - 10:07 AM
Because security has always been a core priority for business aviation, additional federal regulations might not necessarily yield any better security.
Jan 23, 2017 - 10:54 AM
Rain and low visibility were reported in the area at the time, and witnesses reported seeing the turboprop twin in a steep bank before it hit the water.