Saturday, August 16, 2008
TSA Testing Shoe Scanners for Airport Security
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has been testing various model shoe scanners using X-ray technology. The intent is to test and then introduce these shoe scanners at airport security screening points throughout the nation. This would allow airline passengers to keep their shoes on. You can read more about this TSA initiative by viewing the TSA blog - and it is a good explanation of shoe scanners if you want to learn more about that topic. Read "Leave your shoes on?", by evolution of security, TSA, July 30, 2008. To read more on the topic of air travel security click on airline security news articles and air travel security resources and information.