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Emerging Technologies Present Benefits and Risks for Airport Security

On Friday, TSA officers prevented a Philadelphia man from boarding a flight with a loaded gun.

The evolving technology landscape is reshaping long-standing trends and creating new paradigms in airport security operations. The European border and coast guard agency, Frontex, has published a new report focusing on the emerging technologies that are expected to have an impact on border security, including at airport checkpoints.

In a recent opinion piece for Passenger Terminal Today, Geoff Warr explained how airports have become increasingly reliant on artificial intelligence (AI), using the technology to detect undiscovered risks, identify existing problems, enable terrorist attacks to be foreseen, ease passenger flow and generally enhance overall security at airports.

Read the rest of the story at Passenger Terminal Today, here.

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The Government Technology & Services Coalition's Homeland Security Today (HSToday) is the premier news and information resource for the homeland security community, dedicated to elevating the discussions and insights that can support a safe and secure nation. A non-profit magazine and media platform, HSToday provides readers with the whole story, placing facts and comments in context to inform debate and drive realistic solutions to some of the nation’s most vexing security challenges.
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Homeland Security Todayhttp://www.hstoday.us
The Government Technology & Services Coalition's Homeland Security Today (HSToday) is the premier news and information resource for the homeland security community, dedicated to elevating the discussions and insights that can support a safe and secure nation. A non-profit magazine and media platform, HSToday provides readers with the whole story, placing facts and comments in context to inform debate and drive realistic solutions to some of the nation’s most vexing security challenges.

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