Presentation on theme: "Aviation Security and Dangerous Goods Peter Cooper."— Presentation transcript:
Aviation Security and Dangerous Goods Peter Cooper
Technology and Equipment Seminar 23-25 January 2012 Lybid Hotel, Kiev Presentations by manufacturers and suppliers
Latest Developments Paperless boarding cards-now on mobile phone (beware battery failure!!) pax may arrive at destination with no proof of travel Biometric travel documents-not used to full potential due to some countries using different systems Regional co-operation, operational and financial benefits Which is best-facial recognition, fingerprint or Iris scanner.
Dangerous Goods Lithium batteries continue to be a problem as in Boeing 747 crash in Dubai Consider invoking Country and Operator exemptions if in any doubt. As from this year IATA manual now available in Russian….more comprehensive, easier to use and document all the airlines use
I Phones and Smart Phones In flight fire cause by smart phone on Saab 340 in Australia awaiting interim report from Transport Safety Bureau of Australia. House fire in UK caused by smart phonecatching fire whilst being charged.