An Airbus A350-1000 (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Fabian Behr)

Airbus Announces Progress on Biotechnology Solution for Aviation Security Issues

Earlier this week Airbus announced that it, along with California-based biotechnology and artificial intelligence company Koniku Inc., has made a “significant step” forward in the development of a "disruptive biotechnology solution" for aircraft and airport security operations by extending research to include biological hazard detection capabilities. The two companies originally entered into a cooperation agreement back in 2017.  The cooperation agreement brought together the expertise of Airbus in sensor integration and aviation security operations with the expertise of Koniku in…