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Astrotech Corp. (NASDAQ: ASTC) Subsidiary, “1st Detect”, Focuses on Superior Narcotics Trace Detection For Airport and Other Security Sites

  • Astrotech Corporation Subsidiary 1st Detect Approved as GSA Vendor; Introduces Advanced Narcotics Trace Detection Technology
  • 1st Detect has now received approval from the U.S. General Services Administration (“GSA”) as an authorized vendor for government-related applications
  • 1st Detect recently introduced a state-of-the-art Narcotics Trace Detection (“NTD”) narcotics library, which is particularly useful for detection at points of entry and government agencies involved in combating the illicit drug trade
  • 1st Detect’s portfolio now includes the TRACER 1000, Explosives Trace Detection (“ETD”) and Narcotics Trace detection

Astrotech (NASDAQ: ASTC), through its subsidiary 1st Detect, is revolutionizing narcotics and explosives trace detection. With recent approval as a U.S. General Services Administration (“GSA”) authorized vendor, 1st Detect is poised to expand its impact across government agencies. TRACER 1000, a cutting-edge detector utilizing ruggedized mass spectrometry technology for superior detection at critical security points. 1st Detect’s commitment to excellence is underscored by its recent achievements and milestones, including its approval by the U.S. General Services Administration as an authorized vendor for key government-related applications ( This opens doors to 1st Detect’s products to a wide array of opportunities within government agencies tasked with ensuring national security.

At the heart of 1st Detect’s portfolio lies the TRACER 1000, a cutting-edge trace detector leveraging ruggedized mass spectrometry technology. This instrument represents the pinnacle of innovation in both ETD and now NTD, offering unmatched performance and versatility for…

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