(Mar 4, 2011)
Nucsafe X-Ray backscatter imaging playes a major role in keeping NASA’s shuttles safe. Two articles published today highlight how the Nucsafe X-ray backscatter imaging is used by NASA on the shuttle. Prior to Dicovery’s launch, the X-Ray backscatter technology found multiple cracks and a hydrogen leak in the space shuttle Discovery’s fuel tank, grounding the mission. See the articles here: Knoxville News Sentinel or Space Times News.