Airbus Koniku aircraft cabin (Photo: Airbus)

Airbus Moves a Step Closer Towards Technology for Safer Skies

Airbus has announced that it has made a step forward in co-developing a solution for air travel security operations. In partnership with Koniku Inc., the European Aerospace consortium has begun researching into the capability to detect biological hazards, as well as chemical and explosive threats, on an aircraft or in an airport. The 'solution', the name Airbus has awarded the idea, has advanced from its original focus on contactless and automated detection and tracking of chemicals and explosives to being…