Melbourne Airport first in Australia to trial Smiths’s advanced CT screening technology

    Smiths Detection partnered (28-Nov-2018) with Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to trial new Checkpoint Computed Tomography (CT) and automated lane technology. Details include:

    • Trial includes the installation of the first ECAC EDS CB C3 certified solution in Australia;
      • The solution improves the passenger experience by eliminating the need to remove electronic devices or carry on liquids from baggage;
    • Three systems integrate to streamline operations and the overall screening process, including:
      • HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX cabin baggage screening system;
      • iLane.evo automatic tray handling system;
      • Checkpoint.Evo Plus Checkpoint Management Software.

    Melbourne Tullamarine Airport operates 24/7 and handled more than 36 million passengers in FY2017/2018.