CBP Says Draft RFP for IFT Will be Ready in December; Final RFP in Early 2012

November 2011
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/23/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 24, p2
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The article reports that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will release a draft and final Request for Proposal (RFP) for a fixed-sensor system. The system will be deployed in Arizona border to be used to monitor illegal migration and drug smuggling activities. An overview of the Integrated Fixed Towers (IFT) program is provided. The IFT is based on an open system architecture and will be used by Border Patrol agents.


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