April Meeting Recap

Regaining Altitude: Future Projects The April 8, 2021, IABSC monthly meeting marked a Member Spotlight and the presentations of four airports which have planned expansions of facilities, including baggage handling systems. We had a good turnout, with 84 attendees.   The meeting started with a Member Spotlight presentation by Automatic Systems, Inc., and was delivered…

March Meeting Recap

Regaining Altitude: Managing the Metrics (KPIs) March 11th- IABSC Virtual Meeting Regaining Altitude: Managing the Metrics (KPIs) We want to thank all Member and Guest attendees and a special thanks to all our speakers. We reviewed Government Funding Programs for Airports and Airlines, current BHS KPIs, and global COVID metrics to date. This meeting serves…

Using IIoT for predictive maintenance isn’t a panacea

The ability to perform predictive maintenance is one of the most often mentioned advantages of industrial internet of things (IIoT) implementations. IIoT systems are not typically implemented primarily as an aid for predictive maintenance – rather, the initial motivation for the deployment of these systems is in order to achieve greater control over production, manufacturing,…

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…