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Explosives Detection Portals

AEL Category: 07. Detection

AEL Title: Portal, Explosive Detecting

AEL Number: 07ED-03-PORT

SAVER Project: Explosives Detection Portals

Explosives detection portals may be based on one of several technologies, including trace explosives detection, backscatter X-ray detection, and millimeter and submillimeter wave detection. Walk- and drive-through portals are used to screen people or vehicles entering secure areas at locations that may be at a heightened risk for a terrorist attack.

Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.

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Last Updated: 01/31/2023
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