DHS Accepts First Section of Boeing-Developed Electronic Border Fence

Biesecker, Calvin
February 2008
Defense Daily;2/25/2008, Vol. 237 Issue 36, p2
Market Research Report
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has accepted the first installment of an integrated electronic border security system, according to Secretary Michael Chertoff. Final acceptance had been delayed due to difficulties in integrating sensors and creating the common operating picture that is expected to allow security officials to spot illegal immigration activity. The first installment of the Secure Border Initiative integrated technology (SBInet) installment is known as Project 28.


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