explosive detection system

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a rapid automatic system to detect plastic explosives in passengers' luggage using X-ray technology and computers


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The Homeland Protection business of GE Infrastructure, Security is the leading manufacturer of advanced explosive detection systems that use trace detection, advanced computed tomography technology, X-ray diffraction and quadrupole resonance technologies.
a leading supplier of high quality X-ray screening and explosive detection systems, has successfully deployed the Antenna A3 Field Service Management solution to its North American field force, with an international deployment also underway.
The terrorist acts of September 11, 2001, triggered large-scale deployment of explosive detection systems as well as explosive trace detectors, as airports across the United States rushed to protect themselves against further attacks.
While explosive detection systems scan for explosives, explosive trace detectors track the molecules given off by target explosives.
Nasdaq:INVN) today announced it has received orders from customers in three different countries for explosive detection systems (EDS) to screen checked baggage in international airports.
is a leading supplier of high quality X-ray and Gamma-ray screening and explosive detection systems.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have signed a Letter of Intent to reimburse Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) $256,467,000 to defray the cost of installing permanent explosive detection systems integrated in-line with the checked baggage conveyor systems at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Ontario International Airport (ONT).
These funds will allow our City's airports to improve security measures with state-of-the-art, in-line explosive detection systems at the two airports and complement my Master Plan efforts to make LAX the safest, most secure airport in America," Mayor Hahn added.