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Airport & Aircraft Security
Security Web Sites
Aerospace FlightVu aircraft safety and
security systems and TransVu ground transport safety and security
Air Security International Security services
and products for corporate aviation, Fortune 500 companies, government
agencies, executives, celebrities, diplomats, security and travel
Aviation Security International Dedicated to
safety issues (incidents of hijacks, attempted hijacks, air rage,
sabotage and airport attacks) and directed to airport and airline
security directors and managers, director generals of civil aviation
authorities, flight and cabin crew instructors, immigration and customs
officials and the senior management of the aviation industry’s
Finnish Security Projects Ltd An aviation
security training and consultancy based in Finland but operating world
wide. Training in Finnish, English, and Spanish.
George Washington University Aviation Safety and Security
Management Certificate program designed to
take a comprehensive approach to integrating safety and security in air
Homeland Security & Defense
Aviation Week's AviationNow special report with HSD news and coverage,
links to related resources.
Reem Aviation Security Consultants
Specializes in Ground Security Coordinators (GSC) Training and provides
a variety of aviation security services: airline corporate security
consulting, background checks, pre-employment verification audits,
dedicated GSC’s to cover flights at high-risk airports, cargo security
training, cargo security audits, domestic profilers training.
Aviation Security Ltd Based in the UK and
dedicated to the development and provision of aviation security
consultancy, procedures, training seminars, computer based training
systems and equipment for security applications. Services provided to
governments, civil aviation authorities, airports, airlines, and others.
Techsphere Systems A worldwide
provider of spherical airship platforms for use in commercial, research,
and government applications. TSI manufactures, owns, operates, leases
and sells these platforms.
Transportation Security Administration
Established by the November 19, 2001 Aviation and Transportation
Security Act (ATSA), this U.S. Department
of Transportation unit seeks to protect U.S. transportation systems
to ensure freedom of movement for people and commerce. The website
offers employment opportunities (such as airport security screener
positions), security regulations and relevant information relating to
transportation security activities, information pertaining to security
and law enforcement operations that is suitable for public distribution,
and information for transportation entities including terminal
operators, airport officials, private transportation businesses
(airlines, trucking companies, shippers, etc) and employees. Travelers
and consumers of transport services will find tips and updates
pertaining to transportation security laws.
database of security and defense equipment (plus supporting services) is
designed to for professionals in the homeland defense, security, law
enforcement, counter terrorism, and fire and rescue industries.
Airport & Aircraft Security
Calidris A software solution company that
provides revenue and booking integrity and security solutions for the
airline and transportation industries. The Calidris SafeGuard solution
matches names in bookings with names on government watchlists using an
algorithm to identify specific "target" names with high accuracy, even
if the names are spelled differently or misspelled.
A biometric identity management company serving the transportation and
other industry sectors.
EyeTicket Corporation A developer and
provider of high-volume, biometric-based travel processing, including
the EyePass and JetStream iris-recognition products for airport access
FAM International Specialized
security solutions, including physical security for aircraft, airport
vulnerability assessments, aviation training.
- Film Safety for Traveling on Airlines A
film advocacy committee aimed at making the picture-taking public aware
of potential damage to photographic film generated by new x-ray security
scanners installed at airports worldwide for the inspection of checked
Graphco Technologies Inc. G-TEC is an
advanced technology and systems development company and a leading
provider of secure access, biometric identification, surveillance and
secure data hosting solutions.
Heimann Systems Group X-ray
inspection systems for airports, and other applications.
How Airport Security Works
From the Howstuffworks site.
IAI-Elta Electronics Industries Producer of
the Flight Guard self-protection system for aircraft, which uses decoy
flares to thwart incoming missiles.
I.D. Systems, Inc. The Wireless Asset Net
system replaces ground support vehicle ignition keys with ID cards. See
Identix Incorporated The Identix Live Scan
Systems will be used to assist the airports in complying with the
employee background check requirements of the Aviation and
Transportation Security Act.
Develops, manufactures, markets and supports explosive detection systems
for civil aviation security explosives detection system based on
advanced computer tomography (CT) technology (the CTX 5000 series).
Communications This maker of military
aerospace communications systems also provides explosive detection
products (the eXaminer 3DXTM 6000 Explosive Detection System) through
it's Security Systems
Data Command, Inc. Provider of the PassPro
passenger identity boarding and bag match system that was developed for
interfacing with existing airline systems. The passenger's video image
and identification is compressed into a 2-dimensional barcode which is
printed on the passenger's boarding pass. When the boarding pass is
scanned at the jetway, the passenger's color image appears from the
barcode onto a computer screen to confirm the right to board. Also at
check-in, the passenger's bag image is similarly captured for matching
to the passenger's ID.
International Airline security programs, and
a Sky Marshall training program.
Research Incorporated The CRUPAX Flight Deck
Security System is a modernization of the double door concept, with a
security curtain replacing the second door.
PerkinElmer, Inc. PerkinElmer Detection
Systems produces electronic equipment for airport checked-baggage X-ray
RAFAEL Armament Development Authority Ltd.
The Britening system uses a directional infra-red countermeasure system
to disrupt incoming missiles.
Homeland Security & Resilience Monitor
Provides analysis and assessment for the security and disaster response
communities in both the public and commercial sectors. Experts deliver
informed debate and analyses of strategic, operational and tactical
issues. Online, CD, and print subscriptions available.
Securicor plc This group provides a variety
of security, distribution and communication services, including airport
security. Securicor aquired Argenbright Security.
Securitas AB An international
security company based in Sweden with operations in more than 30
countries, primarily in Europe and North America.
SecurityCosmos.com A source
for institutional security products and information, including airport
Smart Access, Inc. A designer and
manufacturer of microcontroller-based access and security systems for
airports and other commercial establishments.
Transecure, Inc. A professional services
organization offering expert security consulting services for airports
and the aviation and transportation communities, specializing in airport
security and information technology, biometrics, and blast analysis.
The United States General Accounting Office
Links to GAO airport security documents.
Viisage Technology This face-recognition
technology company offers SecureFLIGHT, a free-standing, automated image
capture system that links Viisage's biometric networked processor with
FaceFINDER software for overt screening at airport security checkpoints.
Visionics Corporation Biometrics identity
systems that have airport and other applications.