Morpho Detection's Itemiser
DX Trace Detector Certified for Air Cargo Screening by UK Department for Transport.
The company said that the Itemiser
DX utilises Ion Trap Mobility Spectroscopy (ITMS) technology to simultaneously analyse both positive and negative ions from a single sample, providing unparalleled threat and contraband detection.
Swabs were taken from the hands of customers, which were then fed into the Itemiser
for analysis, with results produced in seconds.
4DX is currently used to screen passengers and baggage at airport checkpoints throughout Germany to ensure compliance with new EU legislation for enhanced explosives screening.
This is the fourth delivery order awarded under the Itemiser
DX Indefinite-Delivery Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) base contract and covers more than 1,200 additional Itemiser
DX desktop explosives trace detection systems.
The pounds 25,000 tool known as the "itemiser
" can break down the drugs found on a person's hand.
The new Itemiser
FX is a direct-transfer traced-detection instrument that can simultaneously identify explosives and narcotics from a finger touch.
Morpho (Safran),through its subsidiary Morpho Detection has announced the launch of its next-generation desktop explosives trace detector (ETD), Itemiser
"Morpho is pleased United has selected the Itemiser
DX for enhanced air cargo screening," said Karen Bomba, president and CEO, Morpho Detection.
The range of air cargo solutions provided by Morpho Detection includes the Itemiser
DX desktop and MobileTrace handheld explosives detection units, CTX 5800 high-throughput, small-footprint EDS (from early 2011), CTX 9800 EDS and HRX X-ray scanners.
The latest crackdown is the second time the jail has borrowed a pounds 25,000 drugs testing machine called an Itemiser
to check for traces of drugs on visitors' bodies.