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Diwali Festivities Call for Increased Airport Security

Airports across India are stepping up security measures in advance of this year’s Diwali festivities on November 7th.  This comes partially in response to last year when security agents at Chatarpati Shivaji International Airport responded to a bomb scare on an inbound flight from Delhi. While the threat turned out to be a hoax, air and […]

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Guest Post: Application of Advanced Video Analytics in Airports

Airport security remains one of the most critical threats faced by large cities. The rapid expansion in the aviation industry has escalated these threats due to the increase in passenger numbers. Automation of security and operational tasks is at the heart of providing effective screening and protection while scaling up to accommodate the growing numbers […]

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No Child Left Behind

As air travel becomes more and more a part of everyday life, airports are becoming more complex facilities. Multiple terminals, the proliferation of retail and food service outlets, circuitous layouts, front- and back-of-house areas, varying levels of security, and large crowds all make an airport more difficult to navigate, requiring intricate signage to ensure that […]

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Why Securing Your Airport Starts at the Perimeter

In recent years, airport security has been identified as a top priority. Inside the terminal, surveillance and security systems have been modified, enhanced, and strengthened. However, security weaknesses remain—most prevalently, at the perimeter of the airport. While any flier can easily see the changes that have made interior security more stringent, perimeter security is much […]

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Reducing Risks at Airports and Seaports with Video Surveillance

Airports and seaports remain high on the list of potential terrorist targets. In recent months, attacks at airports in Brussels, Istanbul and Fort Lauderdale have claimed the lives of more than 80 people and injured more than 500. While it may be impossible to prevent every attack, comprehensive security systems that include video surveillance, along […]

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