Security

Airport security could soon start at the kerb

The nation’s aviation security forces must shift their focus away from checkpoints and towa...

Flying to America? Get ready for interrogation

Travelers headed to America may be talking more with their airline. The Department of Homeland S...

Tighter security for domestic flights?

Domestic Australian flights could soon face similar security restrictions to international servic...

US tightens security screening

U.S. airline passengers will have to take tablet computers and other large electronic devices out...

Hong Kong to trial 'fast-track' security

Hong Kong International Airport plans to launch a fast-track security lane in September 2017, wit...

USA lifts Etihad, Emirates, Qatar 'laptop ban'

The United States has stepped down its ‘electronics ban’ on all Emirates, Etihad Airw...

Aussie flights to USA face tighter security

Travellers flying from Australia to the USA will undergo more rigorous security checks of technol...

Amsterdam tests express lane for light bags

Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport is looking to give travelers with little or no baggage speedie...

Emirates embraces 'selfies' for security

Emirates is introducing facial recognition technology to shorten passengers’ waits at immig...

Tech ban for EU flights "still on the table"

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and European Union leaders agreed to continue talks o...

US laptop ban for all international flights?

US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said he may ban laptop computers in the cabins of all i...

New airport scanners could end liquids bans

Manufacturers of airport security equipment have a message for travelers who fear they will have ...

USA abandons 'laptop ban' idea on EU-USA flights

UPDATE | The United States has stopped short of extending an all-out 'electronics ban' to US-boun...

US considers expanding airline laptop ban

The U.S. is considering expansion of a ban on laptops in airliner cabins on flights not only from...

Australia considers its own inflight laptop ban

Australian travellers may soon be banned from bringing large electronic devices such as laptops a...

Security tightened on Middle East-AU flights

Passengers flying from Abu Dhabi, Doha and Dubai to Australia will face increased airport securit...

How airlines are responding to the tech ban

Faced with a ban on any carry-on technology larger than a smartphone on direct flights to th...

Bose banned on US, UK flights

Noise-cancelling headphones such as the popular Bose QC series have been banned from flights to t...