Audit questions feds' plan for Arizona border technology
The Strategic Border Initiative
(SBInet) was supposed to line the Southwest border with towers
collecting radar and camera information, but the project was
dropped early this year after repeated delays, cost overruns and
technical problems. (Cronkite News Service photo by Aldo
A new plan to fill in the gaps in SBInet calls for a mix of
technologies – fixed towers, mobile systems, handheld devices and
more – that would better fit needs on particular stretches of the
border, but the GAO is questioning the numbers behind the plan.
(Cronkite News Service photo by Aldo Vazquez)
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