The 2014 SITA/ACI Airport IT Trends Survey reveals that improving passenger processes is airports’ main priority, with the ‘connected traveller’ impacting investment.
Australian Customs and Border Protection Service has expanded its automated border control SmartGate programme to include Canadian and Irish passengers.
Eight e-gates have been installed at the customs and immigration checkpoint, with more than 3,000 passengers a day being successfully processed at present.
Senior speakers from Etihad, Expedia, Copenhagen Airport, Air France-KLM and Gatwick Airport have joined the growing list of confirmed speakers for FTE Europe 2015.
Key figures from our event partners Heathrow Airport and Virgin Atlantic will deliver the opening keynotes at FTE Europe 2015.
Melbourne Airport and Qantas have signed an agreement to take part in a Smart Security pilot, which will take place in 2015.
Guests can borrow Surface Pro 3 tablets, watch movies, book nap boxes, and enjoy Belgian food and drink in the new ‘The Loft’ at Brussels Airport.
Nassau Lynden Pindling International Airport has announced the purchase of 20 Border Xpress Automated Passport Control kiosks, which will go live in February 2015.
Virgin Atlantic’s new 787 Dreamliner has entered service and passengers can make use of Panasonic’s eXConnect Ku-band Wi-Fi service, plus Vera Touch 2 IFE.