Explosive trace detection systems
- Department for Transport
- Part of:
- Aviation security screening approved equipment list, Transport security, and Aviation and airports
- First published:
- 19 August 2013
- Last updated:
- 25 August 2016, see all updates
Explosive trace detection systems approved for use in aviation security settings.
Explosive trace detection systems (ETDS): systems that detect minute particles of explosive materials
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Explosive trace detection (ETD) systems detect minute particles of explosive material. This document lists the ETD systems approved for use in aviation security.
Published: 19 August 2013
Updated: 25 August 2016
- List of approved explosive trace detection systems updated including changing of algorithms for two equipment manufacturers.
- List of approved explosive trace detection systems updated.
- Security screening equipment approved in February 2016 by the European Civil Aviation Conference for explosives trace detection systems.
- Amendments for explosive trace detection systems.
- Updated with new equipment approved by the European Civil Aviation Conference.
- New equipment approved by the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) on 28 July 2015.
- Updated with new aviation security equipment recently approved for operation use by DfT and the European Civil Aviation Conference.
- First published.