OSI Systems receives USD 10m for baggage screening systems




The security division of OSI Systems, Inc.(NASDAQ: OSIS) has announced it has received a contract for approximately USD 10m to provide multiple units of its RTT 110 (Real Time Tomography) explosive detection system to be installed at a European Union airport, the company said. 

Under this contract, the Company will also provide follow-on maintenance and support for these units.

The RTT employs a proprietary solid-state approach to provide high-resolution 3-D imaging, and its unique design allows the efficient inspection of hold baggage and air cargo. RTT has passed the European Civil Aviation Conference´s (ECAC) HBS EDS Standard 3 threat detection requirement and has been deployed by numerous airports and air logistics providers.

OSI Systems is a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of specialized electronic systems and components for critical applications in the homeland security, healthcare, defense and aerospace industries. The Company combines more than 40 years of electronics engineering and manufacturing experience with offices and production facilities in more than a dozen countries to implement a strategy of expansion into selective end product markets.