You Will Soon Be Able To Leave Your Shoes And Coats On

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I have good news for people who hate taking their shoes and coats off when passing through airport security checks. Several British technology companies are working on dedicated shoe and coat scanners that specifically scan for explosive materials. Hopefully, these machines will find their way to airports everywhere.

Security Screen Technologies in Derbyshire and Scanna MSc in London have computers that analyze scan images and can immediately pick up hazardous components. Other British initiatives include screening cargo and super sensitive for explosives by filtering gas from containers.

Some airports need this technology more than others. Not every airport has the Transportation Security Administration, TSA. Security lines take 30 to 60 minutes. This takes the joy out of travel.

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