NT Airports to be the first in Australia to install Smiths CT baggage screening scanners

13 February, 2019

Northern Territory Airports (NT Airports) awarded (12-Feb-2019) a contract by Smiths Detection to supply advanced Computed Tomography (CT) checked baggage and passenger screening systems in Darwin Airport and Alice Springs Airport. Under the agreement, Smiths Detection will install seven HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX units as part of an integrated checkpoint with iLane.evo, an automated tray return system for automated tray handling. Four units of HI-SCAN 10080 XCT for checked baggage screening will also be installed. Following installation of all units by mid 2020, Darwin and Alice Springs will be the first two airports in Australia to adopt CT technology for passenger screening. [more - original PR]