Border Control

All the news, press releases and reports on the use of biometrics in the Travel & Transportation sector - including land, sea and airside border control, automated fast track systems, boarding gates and baggage handling…

Latest Headlines

American Airlines launches biometric boarding at LAX 07 December 2018

American Airlines has launched the carrier’s first-ever biometric boarding pilot program at Los Angeles International Airport.


Gemalto pilots biometric boarding at LAX 06 December 2018

Gemalto has announced a joint pilot with a leading airline to bring additional convenience and security to the traveler’s experience via biometric boarding in Terminal 4 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).


Delta unveils first biometric terminal in US in Atlanta 04 December 2018

Delta Air Lines has unveiled the first biometric terminal in the United States at Maynard H. Jackson International Terminal (Terminal F) in Atlanta, announced earlier this fall.  


Nuance opens driving lab 30 November 2018

US voice biometrics firm Nuance has announced the opening of its first European mobility user experience (UX) lab.


Royal Caribbean Cruises to use Tascent solution 28 November 2018

Tascent has been selected by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.(RCL) to deliver an end-to-end biometric solution utilizing face recognition to streamline the check-in and boarding process for its travelers.

Features

Waving goodbye to queues with your fingerprint?

Advanced optical biometric devices that read fingerprints at walking speed, as users wave their hands through scanners, promise to resolve speed issues raised by previous biometric authentication methods. But experts caution that it may not be so straightforward.


What is the Apex Air Entry and Exit Re-Engineering project?

A question and answer session designed to answer questions about the Apex Air Entry/Exit Re-Engineering (AEER) project and its integration of biometrics


EAB Contribution to Horizon 2020 consultations

An outline of some key research priorities and objectives are presented as input to the preliminary consultations surrounding the theme of Trustworthy ICT within the Horizon 2020 programme.


Airports: a mirror for future biometrics?

Are humanoid robots the future of border controls? Could the whole experience from getting a passport, buying a ticket, dropping of luggage and being pre-cleared for travel, shopping at and being monitored at the airport and on aircraft to leaving the destination airport be automated by biometrics in user-friendly, secure, acceptable and visible ways?


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