The trial will apply to passengers on one flight a day from the United States to Japan and forms part of CBP’s wider Entry-Exit strategy.
The nine automated passport control e-gates will automate the border control process for travellers flying to destinations outside of the Schengen area.
New automated border control e-gates are now live at Curaçao International Airport in both the arrivals and departures terminals at the Caribbean airport.
Australia’s Department of Immigration and Border Protection has partnered with SITA to run automated checks on all passengers departing the country.
The removal of borderless travel within the Schengen Area would require airports to redesign terminals and harm the passenger experience, says ACI EUROPE.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is using facial recognition technology to further secure the border control process at New York’s JFK Airport.
Passengers from the European Union arriving at Naples International Airport can now make use of e-gates to speed up the border control process.
Viracopos International Airport has implemented automated border control e-gates to create a more seamless and secure passenger experience.
The latest generation SmartGates will help to expedite the departures process for international travellers, and replace the previous two-step system.
From 3 December, UK citizens will be able to apply to join the trusted traveller initiative, available at 46 US airports and 13 preclearance locations.