The Checkpoint Blog: Airports/Aviation Security

Outlook: Aviation Security in 2016

February 02, 2016

We wrapped up 2015 attending a few aviation industry conferences, one of which was the AAAE 15th Annual Aviation Security Summit. At this particular event, we joined industry and government leaders to hear their prospective on what they believe is… Read more »

Airport Personnel Screening in an Uncertain World

December 22, 2015

Since the downing of a Russian jet in Egypt in October, airport and airline security is front and center again. In fact, lately there has been increased talk about screening airport employees, with some news outlets reporting that full screening… Read more »

Looking Forward to AUSA 2015

October 09, 2015

It’s that time of year again, time for the AUSA Annual Meeting & Expo! This year’s showcasing events start on Monday, October 12th and run through Wednesday, October 15th at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. This… Read more »

Where You Can Find Us This Week: ASIS and IATA 2015

September 25, 2015

We’ve got a busy week coming up at Rapiscan Systems. Our team will be spread all over North America attending events with some of the most knowledgeable and influential stakeholders in the security industry. From September 28th to October 1st… Read more »

Utilizing Rapiscan DARC Alarm for Enhanced Air Cargo Screening

September 11, 2015

  Recently, the EU amended its aviation security regulations to require that X-ray based, security-screening equipment provide a visual indication when the X-rays cannot penetrate a high-density object.  Contraband may be concealed within or behind such objects. To meet those… Read more »