Airport security checks may get a lot easier in the future

Amsterdam airport is testing new hand-baggage scanning devices

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Airport security checks may get a lot easier

Fed up with having to fish out your electronics and liquids every time you go through airport security?

Then this is for you: In the near future airport security may get a whole lot easier.

New scanning technology is being developed in order to keep your everything inside your bags.

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For now Amsterdam airport seems to be the first testing new hand baggage-scanning devices.

These feature state-of-the-art software allowing security to examine objects with a 360-view, resulting in a more precise view of the passenger's belongings.

BUT for now you'll still have to put all liquids in plastic bags.

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