The QinetiQ SPO-NX passive millimetre-wave standoff scanner will be trialled at an undisclosed airport in Asia for a week in December 2018.
This is a rare airport test of the system, which has been trialled more extensively in a mass transit environment at multiple locations in the United States. Another non-airport trial is planned for 2019 in the Middle East.
QinetiQ is focusing on functionality improvements to the SPO-NX scanner, including increased automation and a lower operator burden.
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