Lambert Airport to Enhance Security

22 September 2010 (Last Updated September 22nd, 2010 18:30)

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport in the US has received $42.6m in government funding for the installation of new baggage screening systems at Terminals 1 and 2. The baggage system will streamline the ticketing process and also centralise the operation, thereby reducing the number

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport in the US has received $42.6m in government funding for the installation of new baggage screening systems at Terminals 1 and 2.

The baggage system will streamline the ticketing process and also centralise the operation, thereby reducing the number of re-scans and physical bag searches.

The airport will receive $29m for the construction of the screening system in Terminal 1 and an additional $13.6m for a new screening system in Terminal 2, according to bizjournals.com.