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TSA Ending Nude X-Ray Body Scanner Images at Airport Checkpoints

Airport Security file photo

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA), of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced by way of their blog, on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, the gradual elimination of nude x-ray images of airline passengers. By June 1, 2013, all TSA screening at U.S. airports is planned to feature a new kind of technology that will still scan passengers, but display an abstract, cartoon-like figure without