Did you know? Intentionally-caused crashes involving aeroplanes have occurred since at least the 1930s (CNN). The airports around the world have suffered added layers of security since the 9/11 attacks and many overseas airports require a secondary security check (Satar, n.d.). At the security checkpoints, passengers must undergo more extensive screening before boarding. The biggest challenge for the aviation industry is to ensure the safety and security of the public around the airport and onboard. So, how to make air travel safe and comfortable with aviation security? Let’s learn about 5 ways to protect commercial aviation from terrorist attacks and aviation incidents.
- Defence & Detection system
- Access control systems (ACS)
- Closed-circuit television (CCTV)
- Inspection & Screening
- Inside aeroplane checks