Security

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

May 19, 2019 - 5:00 AM
The new rule would replace the special conditions process currently in place.
Swiss Rega drone
May 14, 2019 - 2:50 PM
Swiss Air Rega has developed a specialized search-and-rescue drone that can scan autonomously and fly beyond visual line of sight
May 8, 2019 - 12:47 PM
The FAA says it is developing its own response to the drone threat at airports.
May 7, 2019 - 10:31 AM
The FAA works with DHS and DOD on a joint initiative designed to identify and mitigate cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
Atlas Pro
May 2, 2019 - 8:02 PM
Atlas UAV features fully autonomous battery swapping
May 1, 2019 - 12:10 AM
Task force aims to develop UAS mitigation strategy at airports, other high-profile facilities
MedAire
Apr 10, 2019 - 1:00 AM
The aviation medical support company provides guidance to help international operators understand risk at their various destinations.
Mar 25, 2019 - 10:36 AM
Delays in implementing recommendations, a cybersecurity risk tool, and R&D priorities are inhibiting risk mitigation, the OIG found.
Mar 7, 2019 - 6:12 AM
CNC Live allows real-time sharing, archiving of aerial footage by hundreds of users.
Feb 28, 2019 - 12:28 PM
EASA has issued a Notice of Proposed Amendment (NPA) that aims to mitigate the potential effects of cybersecurity threats on aviation safety.