Press Release

Thales named Frost & Sullivan’s 2024 European Company of the Year in Cybersecurity for Airport Security

  • Thales is delighted to announce it has been honoured as the recipient of the Frost & Sullivan 2024 European Company of the Year Award in the cybersecurity for airport security category.
  • This recognition is a testament of Thales’s unwavering commitment to providing innovative and robust cybersecurity solutions that safeguard airport infrastructures, networks, and systems against evolving threats, while ensuring a seamless passenger experience.
  • Frost & Sullivan reserves this highly esteemed award for companies that demonstrate market leadership through innovation and a commitment to meet evolving customer needs.


Read the Frost & Sullivan Award Write-up

Thales at the forefront of innovation and growth

As a trusted partner to some of the busiest airports worldwide, Thales understands the unique needs and constraints faced by the industry. Leveraging this knowledge, Thales has structured its airport solutions on three key pillars: smart security, passenger journey, and operational efficiency. Through these pillars, Thales responds to the need for:

  • Increased cybersecurity: Thales’s state-of-the-art technologies and extensive industry expertise enable airports to proactively detect, respond to, and mitigate cyber risks in real time.
  • Enhanced smart securityOur trusted airport security solutions protect critical aviation systems by enhancing safety measures and enabling airports to detect and respond to potential threats more effectively.
  • Optimized operational processes: Thales’s airport solutions also focus on improving the efficiency of airport operators. Through our Airport Operations Control Centre offer, operators gain access to advanced tools and functionalities that optimize resource allocation and streamline operational processes.
  • Improved passenger journey: Thales recognizes the importance of a positive and enjoyable travel experience for passengers, empowering them with an intuitive and convenient biometric-enabled pathway that allows seamless identity verification and authentication at security checkpoints throughout the airport.

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award

By receiving this prestigious accolade from Frost & Sullivan, Thales reaffirms its position as a global leader and trusted partner in protecting the future of air travel. We extend our gratitude to Frost & Sullivan for this significant recognition and express our appreciation to our employees, customers, and partners for their continuous support and trust.

At Thales, we remain dedicated to constant innovation and collaboration with our partners to ensure the highest level of security for airports and passengers across the globe.