Business and tourist visa holders, Mexican travellers with border crossing cards and airline crew are among those able to make use of the new kiosks.
The Wi-Fi and Bluetooth-based system will enable the airport to provide passengers with accurate waiting times and inform staff of potential bottlenecks. Read full article »
SFO has become the fifth US airport to offer Mobile Passport Control, which allows passengers to submit their customs declaration via their mobile device.
The switchover to central security at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is now complete, with a total of five central checkpoints now in operation.
The US Preclearance programme could be expanded to 10 new airports, including Heathrow, Schiphol, Brussels, Narita, Istanbul and Stockholm Arlanda.
Pre-registered CLEAR members can now make use of dedicated security lanes at Miami International Airport to skip the queues at the checkpoint.
The new system at Abu Dhabi International Airport will further enhance security and expedite processing times at the entrance to the security checkpoint.
Air Canada has added the TSA PreCheck indicator to its e-boarding passes, allowing passengers to proceed directly to PreCheck security lanes at US airports.
FTE explores how daa is improving data sharing between stakeholders to improve operational efficiency, queue management and resource allocation.
FTE paid a visit to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to explore the Schiphol Security Experience, which sets a new benchmark by delivering “security as a service”.