Guidance

Aviation security screening equipment exempt from DfT approval

Guidance on security screening equipment which does not require explicit Department for Transport approval for use in aviation security.

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Aviation equipment exempt from DfT approval

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Certain equipment, such as hand-held metal detectors and conventional X-Ray equipment, does not require Department for Transport approval for use in aviation security. Even though approval is not needed, guidance is still available on production and usage.

Published 19 August 2013