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Airport Security / Body Scanners #967629

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 04, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Arlington, Virginia: Bob Orr) The full body scanners that will be installed at airports to screen passengers for explosives featured; scenes shown from Boston's Logan Airport; details given of questions about the effectiveness of the technology. [TSA assistant administrator for security operations Lee KAIR†- explains who sees the images and who sees the passengers.] [TSA acting administrator Gale ROSSIDES†- notes images are destroyed after being analyzed.] [ACLU Christopher CALABRESE†- says terrorists will find places where these are not in place.] Fears that terrorists will figure out how to beat the machines discussed.

Couric, Katie;
Orr, Bob

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