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AIT: Safety

Traveler's Guide

Millimeter wave Advanced Imaging Technology meets all known national and international health and safety standards. In fact, the energy emitted by millimeter wave technology is 1000 times less than the international limits and guidelines.

Note: Advanced imaging technology screening is safe for all passengers, including children, pregnant women, and individuals with medical implants.

Millimeter Wave Safety

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The energy emitted by millimeter wave technology is 1000 times less than the international limits and guidelines.
Latest revision: 21 May 2013