U.S. donates flight equipment

Tdarthvader050115he United States donated some $220,000 in police equipment to the Ministerio de Seguridad Pública and its Dirección del Servicio de Vigilancia Aérea.

Among the donated items were scanners that can check for explosives for use at airport terminals. There also were Darth Vader-like flight helmets, life jackets for water rescues, binoculars and vests.

The United States has emphasized in its donations the provision of materials that can be used to impede the drug trade.

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