ASIA Travel Tips.com

Smiths Detection Partners Analogic for NG Baggage Scanner

Search ASIA Travel Tips .com Send to Friend ASIA Travel Tips.com Latest Travel News Friday, 11 December 2009

Smiths Detection has signed an agreement with Analogic to develop the next generation of high-speed Explosives Detection Systems for screening checked airport baggage.

 Under the agreement, both companies will utilise their complementary expertise in multi-energy x-ray technology and three-dimensional Computed Tomography (CT) to develop a detection system to be manufactured by Smiths Detection. Analogic will focus on the development of new high-precision CT components to be incorporated into the system. The development cost will be absorbed within Smiths Detectionís ongoing R&D spend over the next two to three years.

The new scanner will maximise both detection and throughput capabilities to help meet increasingly stringent international security requirements and allow easy integration into advanced baggage-handling systems.

Three-dimensional Computed Tomography (CT), originally developed to aid medical diagnosis, builds a three-dimensional, computerised image of the inside of an object from a large series of x-ray images taken around a single axis of rotation.

See other recent news regarding: Airlines, Airports, Flights, Codeshare, Lounges, First Class, Business Class, MICE, GDS, Rewards, Miles, Hotels, Apartments, Promotions, Spas, New Hotels, Traffic, Visitor Arrivals, Cruises, Free Deals, Videos, Smiths Detection, Airport Security


Subscribe to our Latest Travel News Daily Email Free of Charge by simply entering your email address above, or return to the Latest Travel News Asia main page to see all the latest headlines. You can also s
tay updated with our RSS Feed Free Travel News RSS Feed and even add the travel news to your website. Have questions? Please read our travel news FAQ.
     
Chef Wan, Chef Amporn and Chef Tammasak to Perform at Organic Gourmet Festival in Chiang Mai Golf: Hyatt Open 2014 in Hua Hin (Thailand) Raises Over 1.1 Million Baht This exclusive HD video interview with Mr. Vincent Hoogewijs, Regional Vice President and General Manager of the Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok, took place on 2 May 2014
Organic Gourmet Festival Hyatt Open 2014 Four Seasons Bangkok
Making a Difference: Hansar Hotels and Resorts' CSR Initiatives - Interview with CEO HD video tour of a Sea View and a Sea View XL Room at the luxurious Hansar Samui in Thailand ATR Demonstrates 72-600 Flight Simulator During Singapore Airshow 2014
Hotel CSR Hansar Samui ATR Simulator
Anantara Bangkok Riverside - Exclusive HD Video Interview with GM, Nikolaus Priesnitz GECAS to Lease 10 New Boeing Aircraft to Myanma Airways An exclusive HD video interview about the elegant Airbus A350 XWB with David Velupillai, Marketing Director for Airbus Corporate Jets at Singapore Airshow 2014
Anantara Riverside Myanma Airways Airbus A350
Inside Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner - HD Video It takes 800 workers between 65 and 80 days to assemble, install, test, paint, furnish and deliver an Emirates Airbus A380. Showers, Bars, Lounge - The Emirates Airbus A380 Has Them All - HD Video Tour Thai Airways International Takes Delivery of Brand New Boeing 777-300ER
Qatar Airways B787 Emirates A380 Thai Airways B777-300ER
Latest Travel News
Advertising
Advertising
Contact Details | Privacy | About Us | ASIA Travel Tips.com © Copyright 1997 - 2014 - ASIA Travel Tips.com - All rights reserved