Tag: airport

Coimbatore airport gets first ever explosives sniffer dog squad

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) which guards Coimbatore International Airport has got its first ever dog squad dedicated for explosives detection. Coimbatore airport...

Airports urged to take a unified approach against drones

In response to the recent UK Airprox Board report that the number of times a drone endangered the safety of an aircraft in UK...

Melbourne Airport unveils new smart-security screening point

Melbourne Airport aims to take the stress out of travel by unveiling the nation’s first fully integrated international security screening point fit-out with Smart...

Sydney Airport to establish cyber security centre

Sydney Airport is preparing to establish an around-the-clock cyber security operations centre to protect its systems and data holdings from the threat of cyber-attack....

CISF goes tech-savvy, adds technology wing to combat airborne threats

With close to 4,000 CISF personnel manning the Delhi airport premises, CISF has gone tech savvy by adding a technology wing. A senior official...

India issues rules for airport e-boarding process

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the regulatory body for civil aviation in India, has issued rules for an e-boarding process called ‘digi...

CISF begins audit of 3 airports in Jammu and Kashmir to...

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has started an audit of Jammu, Srinagar and Leh airports to ascertain the number of personnel to be...

New Israeli airport to deploy Smiths checkpoint lanes

Smiths Detection and its local distributor, Eastronics, have been selected by the Israel Airport Authority (IAA) to supply 32 advanced checkpoint lanes for Ben...

Coming soon: Assistants to help you sail through airport formalities

Air travellers will soon be able to avail of a package in which they can hire assistants to help them complete check-in formalities, speed...

From now on, CISF at airports will greet you with ‘sufficient’,...

Armed police at airports have been told to cut down on smiling, with officials blaming the 9/11, 2001 US terror attacks partly on an...