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BACKSCATTER X-RAY SCANNER [1 record]

Record 1 2012-08-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Security Devices
OBS

Backscatter X-ray imaging technology features body imaging machines that perform full body scans of airline passengers to detect objects such as concealed weapons, explosives, tools, narcotics and other contraband.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Dispositifs de sécurité
OBS

[Le scanneur à rétrodiffusion] émet de faibles doses de rayons X provenant d'un rayonnement électromagnétique ionisant.

Spanish

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