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TSA Piloting New Screening Technology at DFW Airport

Jan 11, 2020

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The TSA Innovation Task Force is piloting a new means of screening airport personnel at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, utilizing new technology to detect hidden objects, both metallic and non-metallic. The new technology is intended to strengthen airport security while improving the efficiency of the screening process. The technology, christened Thruvision, combined with current x-ray technology, reduces the need for physical inspection of items.

“We are very pleased to be working with TSA’s Innovation Task Force and our operations team to explore new and innovative technologies that help us deliver on enhanced safety and security for our airport employees and for our passengers overall,” said Paul Puopolo, executive vice president for innovation, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.

“This technology demonstration project is just part of our commitment to implement enterprise risk management best practices that take advantage of new and emerging technologies serving the aviation industry,” said Chad Makovsky, executive vice president for operations, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. “As an Innovation Task Force airport, our active partnership with TSA continues to inspire new ways of enhancing security effectiveness while providing a more seamless experience for our customers and stakeholders.”

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