Air Security: Could Technology Have Stopped Christmas Attack?

If 23-year-old Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab had succeeded in his attempted Christmas day airline attack, 289 people would have died. But some security analysts say a powerful but controversial piece of technology might have prevented the alleged terrorist from ever boarding that Northwest Airlines flight to Detroit. Full-body imaging scanners, or so-called "naked scanners," might have spotted the explosive materials officials said Abdulmutallab had sewn into his underwear, some security analysts...Full Story
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