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'Naked' scanner in airport trial


A human X-ray machine that produces "naked" images of passengers has started a trial at Manchester Airport.

The authorities say it will speed up security checks by quickly revealing any concealed weapons or explosives.

But it also means intimate parts of the human body will be revealed to airport staff.

Tom Symonds reports.


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