TITLE

TSA Testing L-3 Shoe Scanning Technology At LAX

AUTHOR(S)
Biesecker, Calvin
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Defense Daily;7/29/2008, Vol. 239 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct pilot tests at Los Angeles International Airport of a system developed by L-3 Communications Corp. which uses trace detection technology to screen individual's shoes for traces of explosives. TSA will test two L-3's PassPort explosive trace detection systems by positioning the shoe scanners in front of walk through metal detectors for passengers to pass through.
ACCESSION #
34062729

 

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