Technology Advances in Aviation Security

group of tsa agents monitoring xray screens

Airports are faced with demanding and unique challenges; technology needs to keep up with these demands and also be one step ahead. New technology must not only be valid and reliable but also implemented in a way that streamlines the user experience for the passengers and security officers. Passenger demands grow every year and aging […]

HumanLink-Symposit-CASRA attends I/ITSEC Trade Show

CASRA tradeshow

On November 29th, 2021, HumanLink partnered with IT Firm Symposit and research company CASRA at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC). I/ITSEC is the world’s largest modeling, simulation, and training event and conference. Held last year November 29-December 3 in Orlando, Florida, I/ITSEC consists of peer-reviewed paper presentations, tutorials, special events, professional workshops, […]

Identifying and Navigating the Impact of Covid-19 on TSOs and Aviation Security

stress relief technique diagram

Managing the varying levels of cognitive workload for TSOs is a high priority for the TSA. Sensory and perceptual load impact the TSOs’ decision-making, vigilance, and attention, all of which are of the utmost importance when working within an airport checkpoint environment. TSA understands the need to develop techniques to optimize attention allocation; logical reasoning; […]