Security

ERA’s SQUID supporting R&D SCOUT project

September 19, 2018 0

ERA ‘s vehicle tracking system –  known as SQUID – proved itself during the testing of the newly introduced security system within the international EU-FP7 funded project called SCOUT. The goal of the SCOUT project […]

CAAs/ANSPs

BULATSA opens security operations centre

July 2, 2018 0

BULATSA has opened an operations security centre co-financed by the European Commission under the Connecting Europe facility. The Bulgarian air navigation service provider said the project is unique among the projects currently being implemented with […]

Airports

Airports 'ill-equipped for major cyber attack'

May 16, 2018 0

New research has found that airports are ill-equipped to deal with a major cyber attack and that remote tower technology could represent a major vulnerability. The PA Consulting Group report, ‘Overcome the Silent Threat’, blames […]

Airspace

EASA warns of possible missile strikes on Syria

April 11, 2018 0

Eurocontrol is relaying a warning to airlines to exercise caution in the eastern Mediterranean due to the risk of air strikes into Syria in the next 72 hours. On its Network Operations Portal, air navigation […]

Security

ICAO Council endorses global security plan 

November 15, 2017 0

The ICAO Council has taken an historic step in endorsing the very first Global Aviation Security Plan to improve international coordination, response, and planning to counter threats to civil aviation passengers, cargo, aircraft and facilities. […]

Airports

Groupe ADP, DSNA-S team on drone detection

July 4, 2017 0

Groupe ADP and DSNA Services are developing a drone detection system for deployment at airports and other sensitive sites. Paris airport operator Groupe ADP has teamed with DSNA Services, a subsidiary created by the French Civil Aviation Authority (DGAC), […]