From self-service bag drop to a single passenger token, Hamad International Airport is embracing new technology to create a seamless “smart airport”.
The Grab app continues to expand its footprint, with mobile-based food and beverage pre-ordering now available at three more US airports.
Australia’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection has partnered with SITA to run automated checks on all passengers departing the country.
Hong Kong Airlines has revealed that it will introduce six self-service bag drop machines at Hong Kong International Airport.
The Silicon Valley-based startup lab recently launched by JetBlue has selected data science company FLYR as its first investment.
The deal with Skyscanner will enable Dublin Airport to benefit from unique insight into passengers’ planning and search preferences.
FTE speaks to Joost Blom, Air France-KLM’s Project Manager – Product Innovation Inflight, about the airline’s short, medium and long haul IFEC plans.
APEX CEO Joe Leader will also participate in the FTE Connectivity 2025 Think Tank, which will be launched at FTE Global, 7-9 September, Las Vegas.
Larger overhead storage bins, spacious lavatories, wider seats and aisles, and unobstructed under-seat foot space feature in Airbus’ new cabin design.
Air Canada will install Gogo’s 2Ku satellite technology on its wide-body fleet, starting with its Boeing 777 aircraft, before moving on to the 787s.