Automation in airport security X-ray screening of cabin baggage: Examining benefits and possible implementations of automated explosives detection.

@article{Httenschwiler2018AutomationIA,
  title={Automation in airport security X-ray screening of cabin baggage: Examining benefits and possible implementations of automated explosives detection.},
  author={Nicole H{\"a}ttenschwiler and Yanik Sterchi and Marcia Mendes and Adrian Schwaninger},
  journal={Applied ergonomics},
  year={2018},
  volume={72},
  pages={
          58-68
        }
}
Bomb attacks on civil aviation make detecting improvised explosive devices and explosive material in passenger baggage a major concern. In the last few years, explosive detection systems for cabin baggage screening (EDSCB) have become available. Although used by a number of airports, most countries have not yet implemented these systems on a wide scale. We… CONTINUE READING