FTE reports on Schiphol’s plans to revolutionise airport security, the Qatar Airways end-to-end passenger experience and plans for a Checkpoint of the Future standard. Read full article »
FTE takes a look at the new paper from Artefact Group’s Rob Girling, which explores the future role of wearable technology and biometrics in the travel sector.
FTE flew to Vienna last week for the SITA Europe Aviation ICT Forum 2013, where we had the opportunity to test out SITA Lab’s Google Glass-based solution.
FTE spoke to technology product design company Artefact Group and SITA Lab about the opportunities presented to airlines and airports by Google Glass and smartwatches. Read full article »
Following the unveiling of the Hyperloop concept by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, FTE explores whether it really could replace air travel and high-speed rail. Read full article »
Heathrow has become the first airport to adopt ‘positive boarding’, which gives passengers bespoke information to ensure they make their flight on time.
MIA passengers can view the latest in news and entertainment on their mobile phones with live streaming from CNN Airport Network, via the airport’s WiFi service. Read full article »
Air France KLM’s Manuel van Lijf and Dr. Nicola Tomatis, CEO of BlueBotics, spoke to FTE about the viability of replacing human customer service agents with robots. Read full article »