DHS testing bioscanners to weed out terrorists

09/19/2008 | USA Today

The Department of Homeland Security is developing technology to spot potential terrorists by measuring body temperature, pulse and breathing patterns for signs of anxiety. "We're picking up things with sensors that can't necessarily be detected by the human eye," said Jennifer Martin, a consultant working with DHS on its so-called Future Attribute Screening Technology, or FAST. But critics contend the technology amounts to a "medical exam" that is "substantially more invasive" than any airport screening techniques currently in use.

View Full Article in:

USA Today

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Senior Ground Instructor
Spirit Airlines
Miramar, FL
Field Planner - Line Maintenance
United Airlines
Tamuning
Analyst - Ground Services Equipment and Facility Maintenance
United Airlines
Chicago, IL
Training Standards & QA Manager
Spirit Airlines
Miramar, FL
Technician - IAH
Spirit Airlines
Miramar, FL