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Full body scanner

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A full-body scanner is a device that detects objects on a person's body for security screening ... Unlike metal detectors, full-body scanners can detect non- metal objects, ... Backscatter X-ray ...

At airport security, how does TSA decide whether to use the ... - Quora

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Jun 8, 2011 ... At airport security, how does TSA decide whether to use the advanced imaging scanner versus the traditional metal detector? On my past ...

Security Screening | Transportation Security Administration

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TSA officers may use risk-based security measures to identify, mitigate and resolve potential threats at the airport security checkpoint. ... processes, including random screening, regardless of whether an alarm is triggered. ... TSA uses millimeter wave advanced imaging technology and walk-through metal detectors to screen ...

Airport Security | National Center for Transgender Equality

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In deciding whether to check or carry on baggage, keep in mind that carry-on luggage is ... Airport metal detectors are extremely sensitive and may be set off by piercing ... It does not matter whether your current gender presentation matches the ... Advanced Imaging Technology (AIT) is TSA's term for devices it uses to scan ....

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What is that technique airport security checks use where they use ...

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Jul 11, 2015 ... It is a swab test to check for any explosive residue or traces of chemicals that are ... they use some paper to wipe electronic devices to detect whether or not they're harmful? ... At airport security, how does TSA decide whether to use the advanced imaging scanner versus the traditional metal detector?

The TSA Blog: Opting-out of Advanced Imaging Technology and the ...

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Nov 16, 2010 ... However, if you decide to opt-out of AIT screening, you must .... Does it make good security sense that thousands of airport workers don't ... body scan, they must walk through the traditional metal scanner and .... There is no way for someone to know if they will have a regular metal detector or a nude scan or ...

Saying "no" to TSA's full body scan may come at a price - Elliott

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May 2, 2010 ... Screening by a full-body scanner is optional for all passengers, according to the TSA. ... as cases of a few TSA officers being overly vigilant at a time when security has ... The pat down does not bother me and if someone gets a jolly from ... Let's face it, metal detectors and using items that detect for traces of ...