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Airport | Aviation Security
Gowdy: Drone operators and governmental agencies anticipate regulatory changes as fewer seek FAA exemptions
SHAKOPEE, MN (PRNEWSWIRE) APRIL 28, 2016
FAA Airman and Airspace Rules Division (Federal Aviation Administration) announces 5,076 approved Section 333 petition grants. The FAA further clarified there were another 7,000 petitions waiting to be approved as of April 20th at the FAA UAS symposium hosted by Embry-Riddle University. This is significantly up from approximately 50 approved exemptions this time last year. Nevertheless, there has been a recent slowdown as individuals, businesses, non-profits and governmental agencies all anticipate regulatory changes.
NEW ORLEANS (XPONENTIAL) MAY 3, 2016
The Aerodrome, the world’s first commercial droneport and teaching facility in Boulder City, NV, announced today the introduction of Part 107 courses into its curriculum, to coincide with the release of Part 107. The courses will provide students with the option of a self-paced online course or a 2-day instructor led course providing test preparation for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification.
NEW YORK (PRNEWSWIRE) APRIL 29, 2016
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and CLEAR are partnering to bring CLEAR's expedited security experience to more major airports across the country, ultimately reducing the time spent by customers in security lines. Delta will provide CLEAR's biometric service to its U.S. Diamond Medallion members free of charge and all U.S. Delta SkyMiles members will have access to preferential pricing.
PALO ALTO, CA APRIL 27, 2016
/PRNewswire/ In an era of increasing incidences of drone/airliner "near misses," three organizations are working together on disruptive sense and avoid technologies to help insure safe aircraft separation.
OLDSMAR, Fla., April 21, 2016 – Visitors to Tampa, Florida’s MacDill Air Force Base the weekend of March 19th and 20th were treated to displays of some of the most sophisticated aircraft in use by the United States Armed Forces as well as the most daring stunt flying they are likely to see in their lifetimes as the base’s annual AirFest air show returned for the first time since 2014. What attendees may not have noticed was the advanced security technology helping to keep them safe during the show’s two-day run.
By Steve Bittenbender
By a 95-3 vote, the Senate on Tuesday passed the Federal Aviation Administration’s Reauthorization bill and with it, included several items that take aim at making the skies safer.
ARLINGTON, VA (PRWEB) APRIL 13, 2016 - Blackstone Technology Group (Blackstone), in partnership with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is proud to announce that Carwash has received the DHS Chief Privacy Officer’s seal of approval and is now required for all mobile application development.
SAN BERNARDINO, CA (PRWEB) APRIL 07, 2016 - Acoustiblok was recently contacted on an outdoor noise problem at the San Bernardino Airport in San Bernardino, California. A large section of the airport perimeter fence was installed with Acoustiblok’s Outdoor Noise Barrier, Acoustifence® (pat. pend.). The installation was done by Crown Fence Company for GQ Aviation Engineering; GQ disassembles aircraft for aircraft parts and components and also repairs them, and needed something to reduce the overall noise created in the process.
By Steve Bittenbender
As the U.S. Senate prepares to consider the reauthorization bill for the Federal Aviation Administration, two Senators are pushing to include legislation that require cargo carriers to abide by the same pilot safety regulations as commercial passenger airlines.
TORONTO, April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - In the wake of the March 22 Brussels attacks, the latest terrorist event to strike Europe, Ingle International is highlighting the importance of the duty of care that organizations have toward their own. These seemingly more frequent attacks underscore the evolving travel landscape and the need to keep travelers safe and informed.
Travel Navigator™ is Ingle International's duty of care offering, with a custom white-labelled application and web dashboard as part of its travel risk management services.