Archive for Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Source: New full-body scanners for 2 airports

February 24, 2010


— The first of 150 full-body scanners planned for U.S. airports will be installed in Boston next week, officials said Tuesday.

The plan is to install three machines at Logan International Airport, according to a Homeland Security official who spoke on condition of anonymity because the announcement has not yet been made. In the next two weeks, officials plan to install another machine at Chicago’s O’Hare International.


jaywalker 7 years, 11 months ago

Swell. Unless they've eliminated the "blind spots" (crotch area), they're pretty much useless, aren't they? But from what I understand Chertoff has a stake in these gizmo's manufacturing, so..............

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