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Wed, 2016-11-02 01:47 AM

Wynne

ARLINGTON, VA Nov. 1, 2016 Brian Wynne, president and CEO of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), will moderate a panel on Unmanned Aircraft System Traffic Management (...
Tue, 2016-11-01 06:38 AM
CHARLOTTE, NC Oct. 31, 2016 UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), celebrates a major milestone with the British Royal Air Force (RAF) as the service's RAPTOR (...
Mon, 2016-10-31 06:41 AM
MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 27, 2016 Sentera, LLC brings game-changing aerial data-capture capabilities to the industry with the revolutionary Omni™ Quad-Rotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). The Omni naturally...
Thu, 2016-10-27 09:58 AM
NIAGARA, ONTARIO Oct. 26, 2016 Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc. has been awarded the contract to supply and deliver their state-of-the-art, patented 3D Total Coverage® avian radar system for Turkey’...
Wed, 2016-10-26 07:06 AM

Mathews

QUÉBEC, Oct. 18, 2016 Optosecurity launches its new remote screening solution eVolution, addressing an unmet need in the aviation security industry.
Wed, 2016-10-26 05:51 AM
Oct. 21, 2016 People are captivated by the limitless possibilities the drone industry offers, but with them comes a host of safety challenges, as hundreds of thousands of drones take to the sky. At...
Wed, 2016-10-26 02:14 AM
LAS VEGAS Oct. 18, 2016 Federal Aviation Administrator (FAA) Michael Huerta today joined federal and local officials to dedicate the new air traffic control facility at McCarran International Airport...
Tue, 2016-10-25 04:07 AM
MELBOURNE, FL Oct. 24, 2016 Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a four-year, $55 million contract to perform sustainment work on the electronic warfare system used by the U.S. Air Force to...
Wed, 2016-10-19 04:06 AM
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD Oct. 17, 2016 The Air Traffic Control Association has named Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) the winner of its 2016 Industrial Award for modernizing key air traffic systems that control the...
Tue, 2016-10-18 06:33 AM
SYRACUSE, NY Oct. 17, 2016 Defense and security company Saab has announced that its Airport Surface Surveillance Capability (ASSC) is now operational for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) at...
Wed, 2016-10-12 08:13 PM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsIn the last two days the Department of Homeland Security rejected requests from officials in Kentucky and Oklahoma who sought extensions in order...
Wed, 2016-10-12 06:19 PM

de Graaff

NEW YORK and RESTON, VA Oct. 11, 2016 John F. Kennedy International Airport's Terminal 4 - one of the world's most modern and efficient air terminals - has selected the BEONTRA Operational Terminal...

Commentary and Opinions

By Don SteinmanIn a recent statement, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson of Texas wrote, "Our nation’s aviation security relies on a multi-layered approach that includes information sharing, enhanced technology and security screening. On Christmas day, that system failed."Moving beyond the checkpoint
By John ByrnesCurrent systems are failing usCurrent systems in place to identify and manage individuals like Major Nidal Malik Hasan, whose alleged massacre took the lives of 13 soldiers and wounded 29 others, and Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the Nigerian national on Northwest Flight 253 to Detroit on Christmas Day are not working! 
By William SappIn an operating environment where threats are imminent and the response must be equally swift, video communication technology can offer DHS and its communities of interest new ways to collaborate to improve homeland security operations.Whether responding to a natural disaster or sharing intelligence to thwart a terrorist plot, video conferencing technology allows organizations to connect quickly and collaborate meaningfully.
Leaving Seattle recently, I was in for a surprise. As six of my colleagues and I stood in line for an airport security check, we were all told to step aside for secondary screening. They wanted to search our turbans -- mandatory religious articles of our Sikh faith. Each of us was pulled out of line while other passengers stared at the group being corralled. As several screeners investigated our turbans, the wasted time and resources made me uneasy.
 

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