Baggage Screening Upgrades at Ten U.S. Airports

September 2009
Airport Security Report;9/23/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 19, p7
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The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials have said that some 700 million dollars in economic stimulus money intended to upgrade baggage screening systems at U.S. airports will go further than originally expected. The DHS said that the money will be used to speed up construction of in-line baggage screening systems. DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano said DHS was able to stretch their resources by managing the recovery money and by negotiating with airports.


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