Explosive detection systems
- Department for Transport
- Part of:
- Aviation security screening approved equipment list, Transport security, and Aviation and airports
- 19 August 2013
- Last updated:
- 4 August 2016, see all updates
Explosive detection systems approved by Department for Transport for use in aviation security to screen hold baggage and cargo.
Approved explosive detection systems (EDS)
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Explosive detection systems (EDS) automatically detect explosive material concealed inside hold baggage and cargo. This document lists the EDS’s approved by Department for Transport for use in aviation security.
Published: 19 August 2013
Updated: 4 August 2016
- List of approved explosive detection systems updated.
- Security screening equipment approved in February 2016 by the European Civil Aviation Conference for explosives detection systems.
- Updated with new equipment approved by the European Civil Aviation Conference.
- Updated with new aviation security equipment recently approved for operation use by DfT and the European Civil Aviation Conference.
- Updated approved equipment list.
- First published.