TITLE

TSA Awards Whole Body Imaging Contract To Rapiscan

AUTHOR(S)
Biesecker, Calvin
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Defense Daily;10/1/2009, Vol. 244 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 25.4 million dollars contract awarded to Rapiscan Systems Inc. by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA). It reports that the TSA has given the contract for deployment of Rapiscan's Secure 1000 imaging systems at some of the country's airports, and mentions its use of the Recovery Act funding for the contract. It also mentions the upgrades done in the system along with its features, and discusses the privacy concerns being raised on its use.
ACCESSION #
44894211

 

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