DHS Secretary Napolitano on Wednesday (7/7) announced approximately $56 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding for airport security projects at three airports.
The funding breakdown is as follows:
- $45.4 million for a new inline baggage screening system in the main terminal at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).
- $7.5 million to expand the closed circuit television (CCTV) system throughout Orlando International Airport (MCO).
- $3.1 million for the design of an upgraded inline baggage screening system in Terminals One and Two at St. Louis International Airport (STL).
Source: Planet Data