4/22/2010

Springfield-Branson National Airport in Missouri has installed two explosives-detection machines, with each capable of screening 200 checked bags per hour. Officials say the machines will ease flight delays and free up TSA personnel who were previously inspecting bags by hand. "We were at a point where each bag had to be opened and swabbed for a trace of explosive residue," says John Della Jacono, the airport's federal security director.

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