Airport Security field includes different professionals that are required to supervise several security programs and implement them in airports. They are required to inspect, monitor, and screen all passengers to make sure that safety is maintained. Among professionals working in this place are Airport Security Officers and they are responsible for controlling the access of people and items to a plane. They check passenger baggage using X-ray devices to detect prohibited and dangerous items.
Airport Security professionals usually perform many of the following tasks: • Carrying out patrols in airports. • Resolving inquiries from passengers. • Using metal detectors and X-ray devices. • Assisting with emergency situations. • Inspecting passengers
General duties include: Pre-flight checks of all the instruments, engines, fuel and safety systems aboard the aircraft. Working with flight dispatchers to create the best flight path. Supervising the loading of cargo, baggage and fuel.