U.S. Airport Full Body Scanners Too Unreliable to Use, Germany Says

The German government halted the full roll out of American body imaging scanners in the nation's airports today after the Interior Minister said the devices sound too many false alarms -- including at times mistaking underarm sweat for dangerous chemicals. The determination came after a months-long test of a pair of L-3 Communications ProVision ATD human imaging scanners -- the same type of scanners already in use in dozens of airports across the U.S. Over 800,000 Germans voluntarily tested...Full Story
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