TITLE

Full Body Scanners: No Panacea

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Air Safety Week;3/22/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on installation of advanced imaging technology (AIT) units in U.S. airports. It reports that at present 40 AIT units have been deployed in 19 airports. By the end of 2010, U. S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) aims to deploy total 450 AIT units. AIT has been designed for safe full body screening of air passengers for threats including explosives, weapons and other metallic and non-metallic things hidden under clothes.
ACCESSION #
48848879

 

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