Australia and Singapore have agreed to place sky marshals on board Qantas and Singapore Airlines flights operating the heavily traveled air route between the two countries. The agreement in principle is Australia's first security pact with a foreign government involving international flights, according to Australian Justice Minister Chris Ellison, who was attending an anti-terrorism conference at Bali Island, Indonesia, scene of a recent bombing. Australia has placed sky marshals on domestic ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must be a paid subscriber to access "Australia and Singapore have agreed".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.