Airports

UK extends drone exclusion zone around airports from March 13

February 25, 2019 0

The British Government has issued new legislation to extend the ‘no-fly’ zone around UK airports, banning drones from flying within 5km of runways. The new exclusion zone will be increased by several kilometres, including banning drone flight […]

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 […]