All articles by Shreosree Banerjee

Shreosree Banerjee

US GAO finds DHS lagging behind in developing biometric exit technology for airports

US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has found that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the country has been facing long-standing challenges in developing a biometric exit system to ensure effective airport exit security.

Nav Canada seeks to implement new navigation system at Calgary airport

Civil air navigation system operator Nav Canada intends to launch new landing procedure for planes at the Calgary International Airport in Alberta which can reduce flight timings and result in fuel savings.

Eurocontrol rates CDM performance at Helsinki airport in Finland highly

The European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol) has ranked Helsinki Airport in Finland as ‘excellent’ following a thorough evaluation of the impact of the collaborative decision making (CDM) at the facility.

Upgraded Mount Hagen International Airport turns operational in Papua New Guinea

Mount Hagen International Airport has been inaugurated in Papua New Guinea (PNG) following upgrades that had been supported by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Lorna Jane opens new wellness lounge at Sydney Airport terminal

Australian activewear brand Lorna Jane has opened a wellness lounge Lorna Jane Active Living Room at the T2 Domestic terminal of the Sydney Airport.

Austro Control implements upgraded version of surveillance data validation tool RAPS

Austrian air navigation service provider (ANSP) Austro Control has selected technology firm Comsoft’s surveillance data validation tool RAPS-3 to improve evaluation of data derived through multiple sources.

Jordan protests Israel airport construction near its border

The United Nation’s International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is investigating a complaint filed by the Jordan Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission (CARC) against the construction of Timna airport in Israel.