Automated border control SmartGate kiosks will be trialled for outbound passengers at Brisbane Airport, following high uptake among inbound travellers.
The UK Home Office is exploring plans to offer inbound air travellers the option of paying an additional charge in order to skip queues at border control checkpoints. Read full article »
A total of 24 automated border control e-gates that make use of facial recognition technology have been installed at Lisbon Airport.
Montréal-Trudeau has become the third North American airport to install the new Automated Passport Control kiosks to help reduce queues at immigration. Read full article »
Vancouver Airport Authority has expanded its Automated Passport Control programme to include Canadian passport holders who are travelling to the US. Read full article »
Chicago Department for Aviation and U.S. CBP have officially launched the Automated Passport Control kiosks, which have reduced queuing times at Chicago O’Hare. Read full article »
Aer Lingus Regional has announced a passport and Customs pre-clearance service for Birmingham-based passengers travelling to the US through Dublin. Read full article »
A new pilot at Dublin Airport allows certain arriving passengers to use self-service immigration through automated border control gates. Read full article »