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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Full_body_scanner

A full-body scanner is a device that detects objects on a person's body for security screening purposes, without physically removing clothes or ... Unlike metal detectors, full-body scanners can detect non-metal objects, which became ... Backscatter X-ray machines use low dose penetrating radiation for detecting suspicious ...

www.quora.com/At-airport-security-how-does-TSA-decide-whether-to-use-the-advanced-imaging-scanner-versus-the-traditional-metal-detector

On my past dozen or so flights, my experience has varied widely, including: ... In the US, the general methodology today is: If you have TSA Pre or Global Entry, ...

blog.tsa.gov/2014/02/tsa-travel-tips-tuesday-blog-post.html

Feb 25, 2014 ... Advanced Imaging Technology: Millimeter wave scanners are safe ... Insulin Pumps: If a passenger uses an insulin pump, the passenger ... Regardless of whether the passenger is screened using imaging technology or metal detector, .... common security systems such as an airport metal detector as it will ...

blog.tsa.gov/2010/11/opting-out-of-advanced-imaging.html

Nov 16, 2010 ... However, if you decide to opt-out of AIT screening, you must undergo ... Some have asked why we just don't use the handwand. ... Does it make good security sense that thousands of airport workers don't .... There is no way for someone to know if they will have a regular metal detector or a nude scan or ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/tsa-quietly-removing-some-full-body-scanners

Oct 25, 2012 ... Controversial airport security screening machines being taken out of ... through an Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) full-body scanner ... The TSA would not comment on whether it planned to remove machines from any other locations. ... using explosives that can be missed by traditional metal detectors.

www.newsweek.com/six-things-know-your-tsa-pat-down-69905

Nov 24, 2010 ... The airline passenger revolt over controversial new security screening ... the nationwide introduction of advanced imaging technology and ... No word from the TSA on whether donning these duds will lead to a manual search. .... asked to go through the scanners rather than the traditional metal detector.

www.elsevier.com/connect/what-are-your-rights-at-airport-screenings-and-checkpoints

Sep 11, 2013 ... Airport scanners at security checkpoints have become ubiquitous after ... presented an image of the body to TSA officers in screening rooms ... such as a belt or metal object picked up by the scanner. ... However, if the travelers choose to opt out, they will be subject to a ..... Thanks in advance for your time.

viewfromthewing.boardingarea.com/2015/12/22/42830

Dec 22, 2015 ... They will decide 'as warranted' (in their sole, and unreviewable judgment). ... Playmobil Airport Security Playset — Traditional Metal Detector ... Backscatter Machines are No Longer in Use at US Airports ... Fortunately if you have TSA PreCheck or Global Entry (and thus TSA PreCheck) you are usually ...

thetruthaboutcancer.com/airport-full-body-scanner

Have you ever wondered if the full body scanner at the airport is safe? ... The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) claims these so-called “advanced imaging technology” devices are just as safe as traditional metal detectors. ... deserves to know both this level of risk and what they can do to minimize or eliminate it.

www.fastcompany.com/1501835/full-body-scanners-airports-good-bad-and-ugly

Dec 30, 2009 ... But are you ready to let a TSA agent see you, your wife, or your daughter naked? ... These are large machines that will go alongside the metal-detectors and ... Full -body scanners use different systems, but there are two main ... targets anyway)? What if you suffer sever psychological body image problems?