Deployment of airport full body scanners could be delayed

 作者:毋丘财霏     |      日期:2019-03-08 02:08:04
IN THE aftermath of the incident aboard a US-bound airliner on Christmas day in which a passenger attempted to detonate explosives hidden in his underwear, governments are rushing to install full-body scanners at airports, to thwart similar attacks. But their efforts could be stymied by the fact that the scanner technology has not yet been certified as fit for purpose by national governments – and manufacturers will not invest in mass production until it has. So says Colin McSeveny, a spokesman for Smiths Detection of Watford, UK,