Indonesian Airport to Install More CCTV Cameras

12 August 2010 (Last Updated August 12th, 2010 18:30)

Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Indonesia plans to install 600 additional closed-circuit television (CCTV) video cameras by the end of 2011 as part of a security upgrade programme. The airport's junior manager for CCTV Agoes Suprianto said an additional 80 cameras will be insta

Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Indonesia plans to install 600 additional closed-circuit television (CCTV) video cameras by the end of 2011 as part of a security upgrade programme.

The airport's junior manager for CCTV Agoes Suprianto said an additional 80 cameras will be installed in 2010, while the remaining cameras will be installed in 2011.

Suprianto said the new cameras will be more advanced models, which will enable security personnel in the airport to see even small objects, according to The Jakarta Post.

The airport currently has 364 CCTV cameras, including 80 in Terminal 1, 131 in Terminal 2, 19 in Terminal 3, 86 along access roads and in parking areas, 24 in cargo areas and 24 on the apron.