Aruba Airport will be the test-bed for the forward-thinking ‘Happy Flow’ pilot, in which biometrics will be used as the main passenger token at all touch-points.
In response to the upcoming removal of TSA staff from airport exit points, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport has gained approval to install automated exit lane technology. Read full article »
Members of the CLEAR programme, which allows passengers to bypass security queues, can now use dedicated lanes at San Jose International Airport. Read full article »
US citizens deplaning at Chicago O’Hare International will be able to save on queue times with automated customs kiosks
San Antonio Airport is set to become the sixth US airport to install CLEAR kiosks to streamline the security process. Read full article »
ANA Aeroportos de Portugal has partnered with Vision-Box to install access control security checkpoint eGates in Terminal 1 at Lisbon Airport. The e-gates enable the automation of passenger control by validating their boarding pass – either paper or electronic. Read full article »
Mikael Lind, Project Manager Future Airports, Viktoria Institute, outlines the importance of collaboration to create a seamless door-to-door travel experience.
An innovative trial announced by Toulouse-Blagnac Airport and SITA will enable passengers to use their NFC-enabled smartphone to pass through key airport touch points. Read full article »