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Knoxville airport to get new full-body scanner

 
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McGhee Tyson Airport will soon have full-body imaging equipment to screen passengers, a Transportation Security Administration spokesman said Tuesday.

Sometime in the next few weeks, a millimeter wave advanced imaging technology machine will be installed at the Knoxville airport, TSA spokesman Jonathan Allen said.

A specific deployment schedule has not been determined, but TSA will provide advance public notice.

My wife, Cheryl, who passed through the airport this morning, said a group of what appeared to be TSA officials were making measurements at the security gate.

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