Staff access control at airports


  • Katalin Emese Bite


Since 2001 the aviation industry is continuously facing a growing problem of safety and security within air travel procedure. The restrictions had been taken seriously, new rules and technologies surfaced. Passengers are often defined as wrongdoers but the airport staff has much better conditions to do any kind of attack or pilferage. To avoid any possibility of attack the airport´s staff have to be controlled and monitored. With the combination of video camera, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag and biometrical identification it is solvable.


Staff; access control; security; RFID; biometrics

How to Cite

Emese Bite, K. (2010) “Staff access control at airports”, Periodica Polytechnica Transportation Engineering, 38(1), pp. 9–12.