New Smiths Detection High-Speed Checked Baggage Scanner Incorporating Analogic Corporation CT Technology Receives European Standard 3 Approval
PEABODY, Mass., Sept. 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Analogic Corporation (Nasdaq:ALOG), enabling the world's medical imaging and aviation security technology, today highlighted an announcement by its customer, Smiths Detection. Smiths Detection has announced that its new HI-SCAN 10080 XCT high-speed checked baggage scanner, which incorporates Analogic's advanced computed tomography (CT) imaging technology, has successfully gained European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) Standard 3 approval. Standard 3 approval is mandatory for new aviation explosive detection system (EDS) applications beginning in September 2014. More information on the new HI-SCAN 10080 XCT system and the Smiths announcement can be found at www.smithsdetection.com/HI-SCAN_10080_XCT.