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2014-03-26 16:20:11

ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) released its recommendations to prevent and deter future tragedies like what occurred at the Los Angeles International Airport, on November 1, 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110609/DC16833LOGO GBTA Executive Director and COO Michael W. McCormick issued the following statement: "These recommendations strike the right balance of prudence and deterrence....

2014-03-26 12:21:20

AFGE member and LAX Officer Victor Payes recalls harrowing Nov. 1 shooting, threats to TSOs and flying public WASHINGTON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An American Federation of Government Employees member who serves as a Transportation Security Officer at Los Angeles International Airport and witnessed the aftermath of the fatal Nov. 1 shooting there shares his story in the debut video for AFGE's documentary series, "I Am AFGE." Victor Payes raced to the airport as...

2014-03-18 12:20:22

Participation at last year's conference directly led to numerous contracts WILMINGTON, Mass., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced it will exhibit its QS-B220 explosives trace detector at booth # 802 at Air Cargo 2014. Air Cargo 2014 will take place from March 30 through April 1, 2014 at the Marriott World Center in Orlando, Florida. Air...

2014-03-17 16:20:42

Union secures increased parking subsidies, expanded shift-bidding, and certification improvements WASHINGTON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The union representing nearly 45,000 Transportation Security Officers at TSA secured important gains for agency employees in a first-of-its-kind interest arbitration decision announced today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131120/MM21150LOGO The American Federation of Government Employees went to arbitration with the agency...

2014-03-12 08:21:20

Certification further expands public security opportunities in China WILMINGTON, Mass., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, announced today its QS-H150 handheld explosives trace detector has received an important regulatory certification in China from the Chinese Ministry of Public Security. This marks the latest in a series of key product certifications...

2014-03-11 08:20:19

WILMINGTON, Mass., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced the Company's President & CEO, Glenn Bolduc will present at the InvestorIdeas.com Security and Defense Conference at 4:30 pm on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City. The conference theme is: "Game Changing Technologies: The Face and Future of...

2014-03-05 08:20:35

Industry regulators gain insight into innovative new ETD technologies WILMINGTON, Mass., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced that officials from the United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) toured Implant Sciences' headquarters and 58,000 sq. ft. manufacturing...

2014-02-27 08:21:35

QS-B220 is the first ETD with non-radioactive source to successfully complete the test and evaluation phase at TSA's Transportation Systems Integration Facility WILMINGTON, Mass., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, announced today that its QS-B220 desktop explosives trace detection system has successfully completed and passed testing requirements of the...

2014-02-26 16:20:35

General Dynamics will continue the open architecture transformation of the Transportation Security Administration's system that began in 2010. FAIRFAX, Va., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems was awarded an $8.2 million task order by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to provide software development, open architecture systems integration and operations and maintenance support services for...

2014-02-26 12:20:15

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) - the voice of the global business travel industry - today announced U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John S. Pistole will be a featured speaker at Center Stage at the GBTA Convention 2014 to be held July 26-30 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110609/DC16833LOGO) "We are pleased to welcome Administrator Pistole as a...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.