[ RadSafe ] World's Pilots Reject Naked Body Scanners>Over Radiation Danger, Privacy Breach
SPerle at mirion.com
Tue Nov 9 23:40:49 CST 2010
AMEN! They talked about pre-screening years ago, but again, no action taken. I'd certainly be happy. I just returned from Japan, and they took about 5 minutes per person, and this was just a carry-on baggage check and waling through a metal detector. I'd hate to think how long it would take if one had to stand in the whole body scanner!
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On Nov 9, 2010, at 4:50 PM, Brennan, Mike (DOH) wrote:
> also have long thought that there should be a separate line with a
> much reduced screening regime for "prescreened" people. There are a
> number of criteria that could be used for prescreening, including some
> sort of background check, and flight crews would be an obvious group to
> go through such a program.
> I am surprised that the scanners would take three minutes per person.
> That clearly is too long.
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