Meeting Recap: November

The November meeting Cybersecurity Part 2 “Why it Matters” was well received by over 60 attendees.  It was a general overview of the technical issues, but the conversation’s main strength was the focus on where BHS stands with other technologies in and Airport. BHS does not stand alone and is vulnerable to attacks via other…

Message from the Chairman of the IABSC Board

Last month I wrote in this column about the experiences of some colleagues who have been traveling recently. Within the past month, I have had opportunity to travel via airline on multiple trips. These visits have included meeting colleagues and business associates, who have all been impacted by the pandemic in different manners. Despite the…

Meeting Recap: October

The IABSC October meeting was held via Zoom and drew a large audience to discuss baggage contingency operations and critical infrastructure planning. Southwest Airlines Director, Jeremy King, shared his concerns about the ineffectiveness of current contingency plans and illustrated some of the extraordinary efforts required by airline staff to make sure bags and passengers make…