Sweden’s Stockholm Arlanda Airport could soon become the first airport in Scandinavia and just the third in Europe to offer the US preclearance service.
Forty BorderXpress APC kiosks will go live at San Francisco International Airport in March 2015 to help expedite processing at the U.S. CBP checkpoint.
Passengers on the early morning flights from Abu Dhabi to New York-JFK and San Francisco can now pre-clear US customs and immigration before departure.
Helsinki Airport operator Finavia has teamed up with a renowned interior architect to create a unique baggage lobby that represents Finnish nature.
Bulgaria’s Varna and Burgas airports have installed automated border control e-gates to help expedite the immigration process for e-passport holders.
A partnership between the Global Entry and EasyPASS trusted traveller programmes allows travellers to make use of expedited clearance in both countries.
Five new e-passport gates have been installed at London City Airport, taking the total number of automated border control gates at the airport to 11.
JetBlue’s new International Arrivals Concourse makes use of natural light, APC kiosks and free Wi-Fi to improve the arrivals experience for passengers.
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.