Atlanta Police Department officers at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport will soon be outfitted with body cameras.
It will be the first time officers at the world’s busiest airport have been outfitted with body cameras. Millions of travelers from around the country and the world pass through the Atlanta airport.
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According to Hartsfield-Jackson, only uniformed officers will wear the cameras, and they will wear them at all times.
The Atlanta City Council recently voted to approve up to $1.1 million in funding for 180 airport police body-worn cameras and video cloud storage from Axon Enterprise Inc., formerly known as Taser International.
Business reporter Kelly Yamanouchi covers airlines and the airport including Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines, one of the world's largest carriers, and Hartsfield-Jackson, the world's busiest airport. She has covered airlines for about 20 years, graduated from Harvard and has a master's degree from Northwestern.