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More of Those Airports With Scanners

By October 31, 2012

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We've again updated our answers to that frequently asked flyer question: which airports have scanners? You know, those TSA x-ray machine things that send pictures of your naked body to some TSA person. And the answer is still: most; learn which ones, specifically:

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Though polls show that most find the airport x-ray backscatter machines to be despicable (enough so to keep them from flying), others think that the machines keep them safe (evidence shows otherwise, but...). So, what will you do? Be able to see your laptop while taking the walk of shame, or choose the squeezee and lose sight of your laptop?

Have you opted out of the full body scanner and had a TSA patdown under the new, more aggressively gropey guidelines? What did you think? Would you choose a patdown over the scanner again?

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More TSA / Airport Security Reading: Airport Security Rules | How to Pack for Airport Security | TSA Blog | Air Travel for Beginners

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Does Austin Have Scanners? | Does Augusta Have Scanners? | Does the Boise Airport Have Scanners? | Does the Bangor Airport Have Scanners? | Does the Baton Rouge Airport Have Scanners? | Does the Flint Airport Have Scanners? | Does the Lexington Airport Have Scanners? | Does the Charleston Airport Have Scanners?

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