SITA to Install Border Security System at Qatari Airport

4 November 2010 (Last Updated November 4th, 2010 18:30)

The Qatar Civil Aviation Authority has selected Societe Internationale de Telecommunication Aeronautique (SITA) to install a fully integrated border security management system in the country's airport facilities. SITA vice president Hani El Assaad said the State of Qatar will have a ful

The Qatar Civil Aviation Authority has selected Societe Internationale de Telecommunication Aeronautique (SITA) to install a fully integrated border security management system in the country's airport facilities.

SITA vice president Hani El Assaad said the State of Qatar will have a fully integrated border management system for the first time.

The system will cover a wide range of areas from interactive passenger processing to risk assessment and disaster recovery.

The high-tech system will provide security for air transport passengers and ensure smooth passenger flow, according to Assaad.

Assaad said it will take three to six months to implement the system.