explosive detection system

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Noun1.explosive detection system - a rapid automatic system to detect plastic explosives in passengers' luggage using X-ray technology and computers; designed for use in airports
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) announced today that its Security and Detection Systems division has received a competitively-awarded contract by the Israel Airport Authority (IAA) to supply an initial quantity of five eXaminer(R) 3DX 6000 explosive detection systems to the new Ben Gurion Airport terminal with an option to purchase up to 20 systems.
As part of the contract, Reveal will develop and deliver additional Explosive Detection Systems (EDS) for carry-on baggage screening, raising the total value of the contract from $3.
is one of only three companies to successfully pass the TSA's rigorous certification process for automated explosive detection systems (EDS).
L-3 will install ten VIS 108s, five VDS 108s, seven Multi-View Tomography units (MVT), and seven eXaminer 3DX(R) explosive detection systems (EDS) into SIN's new Terminal 3, Low Cost Terminal and VIP Complex.