posted on Jan, 18 2013 @ 08:58 AM
They're just swapping one brand of scanner for another.
The whole process is still unnecessary and abhorrent.
Let me know when the TSA is disbanded entirely.
The TSA has been using two companies to conduct the searches, outsourcing to both Rapiscan and L-3 Communications Holdings to produce the
machines. While the Rapiscan machines have been utilizing weak X-rays to create what appears to be a naked image of the subject, the machines of L-3
Communications Holdings use radio waves to depict concealed objects on an avatar image on a screen, and will continue to be used by the TSA.
The Rapiscan machines will be replaced by 60 units supplied by L-3.
edit on 18-1-2013 by thisguyrighthere because: (no reason