The flying detectors

Pierce, Julia
May 2003
Engineer (00137758);5/2/2003, Vol. 291 Issue 7626, p12
Reports on the use of helicopter-mounted technology by the U.S. Military to sweep Iraq for weapons of mass destruction. Scanning capability of the technology; Use of magnetic signals; Electromagnetic imaging system consisting of a transmitter coil.


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