By joining this group you will also get the opportunity to subscribe to its activity. Join this group
Aviation Security and Passenger Experience

Articles

Aerospace Aviation and Defence KTN Webinar, update on Aviation Security and Passenger Experience 19 June 2013, 12:30 to 13:30

The objectives of the Aviation Security and Passenger Experience theme is to maintain relationships with interested Government (such as Home Office), industry and academic stakeholders and to...

Gatwick Airport conducts world-first trial of biometric aircraft boarding

London’s Gatwick Airport is conducting a world-first trial of a new biometric automated aircraft boarding system. The system is currently in use by passengers on selected flights in the...

FP7 INSEC Innovation and Research within Security Organisations project publish second newsletter

INSEC is a project funded by the EC FP7 Programme which aims improve the Innovation and Research processes within the security organisations, so that they can integrate new technologies,...

Airport capacity in London is currently underused, says new Assembly report

The London Assembly Transport Committee report, Airport Capacity in London , suggests existing airport capacity in London, including at Heathrow and Gatwick airports, could be used more...

SBRI Call for Proposals - SAPIENT: Sensing for Asset Protection using Integrated Electronic Networked Technology

Deadline for Registration: noon 19 June 2013 Deadline for Applications: noon 26 June 2013 The Technology Strategy Board (TSB) and The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl)...

Initial output from workshop on construction research & innovation in the transport sector

The National Platform for Construction, via the MBE KTN and Transport KTN, convened a workshop on 17th April 2013 to bring together construction professionals, academia and the wider...

Roke joins forces with CSIT for innovation in security technologies

The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT), the UK’s leading university centre for cyber security research, has announced that Roke, one of the UK’s leading science and...

London City "Internet of Things" Trials

London City Airport will be used as a pilot site to test out hi-tech next-gen internet-based management strategies. Thanks to funding from the Technology Strategy Board, London City Airport...

Transport Security Expo Call for papers, Deadline 12th April 2013

The Transport Security Expo Conference is held over two days and brings the worlds leading thinkers from the aviation, maritime, public transport and supply chain sectors together, and aims to...

Consultation on an EU wide harmonization of certification of Airport Screening Equipment

Consultation closes: 10 June 2013 The objective of this consultation is to collect the views and opinions of all relevant aviation security stakeholders on the possibility of creating a...

Airport Security Ready for Take Off

The airport security sector is still expected to soar despite US budget cutbacks as air traffic grows and the threat of terrorism persists, analysts say. Screening passengers and baggage as...

US TSA Slowly But Surely Making Progress on Next-Generation Screening Equipment

In May 2012, authorities thwarted a terrorist plot involving a non-metallic improvised explosive device (IED) targeting a US-bound flight. The intended suicide bomber in the plot actually...

Smart Borders: enhancing mobility and security

The EU is moving towards more modern and efficient border management by using state-of-the-art technology. Last week, the European Commission proposed a 'smart border package' to...

Cyber security organisational standards: a call for views and evidence

Expression of interest to submit evidence:  Monday 8 April 2013. Guidance to be publish guidance by: Tuesday 30 April 2013. Final date for submitting evidence: Monday 14...

Registration now Open for Workshops on Standardisation, Shaping the European Standardisation Roadmap

Registration closes on Thursday 14 March 2013. To promote the global competitiveness of the EU security industry while enhancing the security of Europe, the European Commission has...

Could infrared video imaging be the solution to concerns over backscatter technology?

In a recent trial, a UK airport successfully tested a full body scanner for passenger screening manufactured by a Massachusetts company that relies upon infrared rather than X-ray or radio...

CDE announce SBRI themed call on The Challenges of Countering Terrorist Networks

Call launch: Tuesday 19 March 2013, Reading Call closes: Wednesday 1 May 2013 at 1700 hrs The effects of terrorism can have a significant impact on the UK. Identifying terrorist...

Department for Transport (DfT) tenders for the provision of Aviation Security equipment

The Department for Transport (DfT) has two separate invitations to tender for the provision of Aviation Security equipment: DfT invites proposals for the supply and delivery of the...

OSCT advertises Senior Responsible Owner post for Security Industry

In its Defence and Security White Paper National Security Through Technology:Technology, Equipment, and Support for UK Defence and Security  published in February 2012 the government...

New checkpoint security envisioned at airports

Removing your shoes, belt, jacket — as well as the unexplained requirement to unpack your laptop ahead of a pat-down by security officers — has been a constant pain for business and...
Showing 1 - 20 of 69 results.
Items per Page 20
of 4

Contact us

Contact us

Aerospace, Aviation & Defence Knowledge Transfer Network
Salamanca Square
9 Albert Embankment
London
SE1 7SP
(map)
Richard Pitman
tel: 020 7091 1140
Email: Richard.Pitman@aadktn.co.uk
Follow us on Twitter
Join our Linkedin group