December 2018
Regulated Air Cargo Screening Facility (RACSF) Training Programme

In order to assist the logistics industry in making application to become a Regulated Air Cargo Screening Facility (RACSF), Aviation Security Company Limited will launch a one-day RACSF Training Programme which must be successfully completed by two Nominated Persons of each company before it can be accepted by CAD as a RACSF. For details of this programme, please see .“Regulated Air Cargo Screening Facility (RACSF) Training Programme”
 
November 2018
2018 civil aviation industry friendly soccer match of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao

The Airport Authority of Zhuhai arranged a soccer match, namely the ‘2018 civil aviation industry friendly soccer match of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao’ on 24th November 2018. . Eight teams from Zhuhai, Hong Kong and Macau took part. One team represented CAD, Hong Kong Airlines and AVSECO while another Hong Kong team was formed by staff of the Hong Kong Airport Authority.  Headed by DED OPS II, Nelson Lui, four AVSECO officers participated in the event. After an exciting and tense competition, Hong Kong Airport Authority secured the championship.  The event enhanced our relationship with local counterparts and those from Zhuhai and Macao.



 
November 2018
AVSEC 2018
ICAO Global Aviation Security Symposium

The Annual ICAO Global Aviation Security Symposium (AVSEC 2018) was held in Montreal between 26 – and 28 November this year.  Forming part of the Mainland Chinese delegation were representatives from Hong Kong including officials from the Civil Aviation Department and AVSECO’s DED OPS I, Mr. CHEUNG Tak-keung, DED OPS II, Mr. LUI Hon-kwok and AED HR & Training, Mr. Duncan McCosh.

With the Symposium’s programme clearly outlining the varied challenges currently facing global aviation, Symposium speakers and panelists gave participants some very clear insights into the strategies being pursued by ICAO, as well as individual member states in response.  The importance of risk awareness protocols, the development of security culture, implementation of quality control and oversight, continuous introduction of capacity building, as well as pursuit of technology and innovation were key themes underpinning the keen dialogue which went on throughout the event.  The discussions presented a range of issues that are pertinent to AVSECO’s daily operations.  The Symposium also offered an excellent opportunity for networking with AVSECO participants reinforcing several existing working relationships as well as making fresh contacts with other event participants.

 
September 2018
Name : Ms. YEUNG Kai-fei, Cecilia
Position : AED (OPS II)

Ms. Cecilia Yeung was seconded from the Customs and Excise Department to AVSECO as Assistant Executive Director (Operations II) for a period of two years starting from 29 September 2018.  Ms. Yeung has over 20 years’ experience in the Customs field, which covers air cargo operations, infrastructure project planning, revenue fraud investigation and legislation matters.  Apart from that, she also possesses sound knowledge in respect of trade facilitation as she was seconded to the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau as Assistant Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development between 2012 and 2013.  She is committed to make contributions to the aviation security of Hong Kong.


 
July 2018
Name: Mr. LUI Hon-kwok, Nelson
Position: DED (OPS-II)

Mr. LUI Hon-kwok, Nelson, was appointed as the Deputy Executive Director (Operations II) on 9 July 2018 by the AVSECO Board of Directors.  Before joining the Company, he has worked in the Police Force for over 31 years and retired at the rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police.  Mr. LUI is no stranger to the airport community and has previously served as the District Commander of Airport Police District between 2007 and 2009.  He is committed to working together with the Senior Management of the Company with a view to utilizing his operational and management experience to benefit aviation security at the Hong Kong International Airport.


 
July 2018
Name: Mr. Duncan Stuart McCosh
Position: AED (HR & TRG)

Mr. Duncan Stuart McCosh joined the Company on 16 March 2018 as Assistant Executive Director (HR and Training).  Mr. McCosh is a retired Assistant Commissioner of Police with over 32 years’ experience with the Hong Kong Police Force.  During the course of Mr. McCosh’s policing career he enjoyed a wide range of operational, training and management positions.


 
April 2018
Airport Safety Recognition Scheme 2017/18
                  
A presentation ceremony for the "Airport Safety Recognition Scheme 2017/18" was organized by the Airport Authority on 17 April at the Airport Regal Hotel. For the second time, AVSECO was awarded the Airport Authority "Corporate Safety Performance Award". In addition, 9 AVSECO staff received awards in the "Accident Prevention Measures" and "Good Safety Suggestion" categories. Executive Director, Mr. Raymond Lau Chi Keung took the opportunity to thank AVSECO awardees for their good work and high standard of safety awareness.


 
February 2018
Airports Council International (ACI) Surveys

The Quarterly ACI “Airport Service Quality” Survey takes passengers feedback on services at airport, amongst other things, in 4 security related areas i.e. courtesy and helpfulness of security staff; thoroughness of security inspection; waiting time; and felling of being safe and secure.  Passenger rating is given on a scale of 1 (Poor) to 5 (Excellent).  AVSECO has all along maintained a very satisfactory score in past years.  In 2017, AVSECO scored an average of 4.73 in the year which is the highest so far. The record high rating reflected that services delivered by our front-line staff were well received and recognized by the travelling public.   


 
February 2018
25th Green Power Hike (2018)

In continuous support of the Green Power’s meaningful Environmental Education Project 25th Hike (2018), two teams of eight runners from AVSECO participated in the 10 km Aviation and Airport Services Cup on 3 February 2018.

Preparation for the competition commenced as early as October 2017 with active support from an enthusiastic working group and runners from various operations Divisions (AAD, ASD, BSD, PSD II & TAD). Following months of serious training, strategic planning and encouragement from the Executive Director Mr. Raymond LAU, the unprecedented and victorious AVSECO finally landed with the two teams claiming the 1st Runner Up and 2nd Runner Up Trophies.


 
January 2018
Airfield and Baggage Hall Safety Campaign 2017

The Prize Presentation Ceremony of the “Airfield and Baggage Hall Safety Campaign 2017” was held at the HKIA Tower by the Airport Authority on 9 January 2018. Security Officer Mr. Lee Wai Cheong of Baggage Screening Division and Mr. Liu Man Tong of Airfield Access Division won the champion and 2nd Runner-up of the “Safety Message Design on Mobile Phone Case / Water Bottle Competition” respectively. Security Supervisor Mr. Leung Tsz Ho of Baggage Reconciliation Division won the 1st Runner-up in the “Safety Proposal Competition”. Including the above 3 named security staff, AVSECO won a total of 9 awards in the Safety Campaign. Executive Director Mr. Lau Chi Keung took the opportunity to thank all AVSECO awardees and participants for their good work in particular their high standard of safety awareness.

 
June 2017
AVSECO was presented the Best Customer Service Enhancement Award

On 14 June 2017, AVSECO was presented the Best Customer Service Enhancement Award at the HK International Airport Customer Services Excellence Programme Award 2017 in recognition of its services in facilitating smooth arrivals and departures for passengers at the HK International Airport.  The award is measured by the recognized ASQ (Airport Service Quality) survey conducted by Airports Council International.

42 AVSECO officers received various award certificates including Individual and Corporate Excellence Awards.


 
March 2017
Airport Safety Recognition Scheme 2016/17
A presentation ceremony for the "Airport Safety Recognition Scheme 2016/17" was organized by the Airport Authority on 23 March at the Airport Regal Hotel. AVSECO was awarded the "Corporate Safety Performance Award". In addition to that, 13 AVSECO staff were awarded in the "Accident Prevention Measures" and "Good Safety Suggestion" categories. Executive Director Mr. Raymond Lau Chi Keung took the opportunity to thank AVSECO awardees for the good work and their high standard of safety awareness.

 
January 2017

24th Green Power Hike (2017)

In continuous support of the meaningful Green Power’s Environmental Education Project 24th Green Power Hike (2017), two teams of eight runners from AVSECO participated in the 10 km Aviation and Airport Services Cup on 21st January this year.

Preparation for the competition commenced as early as October 2016 with active support rendered from enthusiastic working party and runners from various operation Divisions(AAD,TRA,BSD, & PSD). Following months of serious training, strategic planning and on-site encouragement from the Deputy Executive Director (Operations) Mr. Jacob CHEUNG, the unprecedented and victorious moment for AVSECO finally landed with the two teams claiming both the 1st and Runner Up Trophy with the record breaking finish of 48.47 min for the 1st Team.

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