TSA Puts CEIA Metal Detectors on Air Cargo Screening Technology List
- Junk Science. // Reason;Mar2011, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p10
The article focuses on the public protest against the U.S. Transportation Security Administration's decision to install X-ray scanners on airports in the country.
- Muslims Call For Alternatives To Full-body Scans. // AirGuide Online.com;3/22/2010, p3
The article reports on the call of the U.S. Muslim groups for an increase of federal funding to replace the full-body scanners installed in airports by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the U.S.
- Large-scale Scanner Rollout Set To Begin Next Week. // AirGuide Online.com;3/1/2010, p3
The article informs that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration will install the first of 150 full-body scanners in several airports in the U.S. in the first week of March 2010.
- Large-scale Scanner Rollout Set To Begin Next Week. // AirGuide Online.com;3/1/2010, p4
The article reports that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will install 150 full-body scanners beginning with installing first scanner at Boston Logan International Airport.
- TSA Plans RFP for Shoe Scanning Device. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;3/30/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p19
The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration to release a Request for Proposals for a Shoe Scanning Device system that can detect threat objects concealed in footwear without the need for passengers to remove their footwear as they enter a security checkpoint.
- Senators' Bill Calls for Independent Study of Airport Scanners. Grabell, Michael // Pro Publica;1/30/2012, p11
The article focuses on the introduction of a new legislative bill by five Republican and Democratic senators about the independent health study of the X-ray body scanners used in airports. As reported, the risk of cancer is associated with the scanners of the U.S. Transportation Security...
- TSA Warehousing Backscatter Body Scanners It Planned to Move to Smaller Airports. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/20/2012, p4
The article looks at the decision of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to move the Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) machines from bigger airports to smaller ones. It explains the reason behind TSA's decision to redeploy the Rapiscan AIT systems and how the AIT system works....
- DETECTING DANGER. Hamalainen, Karina // Science World;9/5/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p18
The article reports on high-technology scanners that can detect hidden metal weapons and nonmetal threats, one of the terrorist-fighting tools managed by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
- TSA Removes X-Ray Body Scanners from Airports. Schoofs, Mark // Chicago Citizen - Hyde Park Edition;3/27/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p9
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has pulled out all x-ray body scanners from U.S. airports because privacy software to automatically detect suspicious items on a person's body could not be developed in time to meet a congressionally mandated deadline.