TITLE

DHS S&T Planning Long-Term Development of Palletized Cargo Scanners

AUTHOR(S)
Biesecker, Calvin
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Defense Daily;5/28/2009, Vol. 242 Issue 40, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expects to issue a Broad Agency Announcement for the development of technologies that can inspect entire pallets of cargo that go on planes. The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is under pressure to meet a congressional mandate that all air cargo flying on passenger planes into and out of the U.S. be screened for explosives by August 2010.
ACCESSION #
42833080

 

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