Security

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

Oct 30, 2020 - 12:51 PM
Astronautics Corporation has received additional FAA funding to continue with phase two of its Aircraft Systems Information Security/Protection study.
Oct 12, 2020 - 8:29 PM
NATA has already trained 5,000 crew members on human trafficking awareness and mitigation, but believes much more needs to be done.
Satcom Direct network operations center
Sep 29, 2020 - 12:52 PM
Satcom Direct has added a network operations center to aggregate, collate, and analyze data generated by business aircraft activity.
Sep 21, 2020 - 7:17 AM
U.S. Customs and Border Protection pre-clearance for general aviation flights to the U.S. will resume this Sunday at Ireland’s Shannon Airport.
Aug 24, 2020 - 8:47 AM
The FAA will evaluate at least 10 drone mitigation technologies/systems at its William J. Hughes Technical Center in New Jersey.
Mavic Pro
Aug 17, 2020 - 10:26 AM
An amendment to ban U.S. government use of Chinese drones appears almost certain to become law within weeks.
KM-SAM missile
Aug 12, 2020 - 3:54 AM
Better theater situational awareness, expanded missile defenses, armed UAVs and a light aircraft carrier are on Seoul’s shopping list.
Garmin Pilot App
Jul 24, 2020 - 10:32 AM
A reported ransomware attack that shut down several data services at Garmin over the past day includes those in its aviation portfolio.
Jul 7, 2020 - 1:09 PM
A California man who lasered a sheriff’s helicopter in 2017 has been sentenced to 27 months in federal prison.
MEBAA 2018
Jun 30, 2020 - 6:01 PM
The Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) is planning to proceed with its 2020 show in Dubai in December.