Getting the celebrity treatment in a special ceremony in front of 350 guests at this year’s Annual General Assembly gala dinner were a number of representatives from long-serving SITA members.
Celebrating the 60-years milestone were Alitalia, Deutsche Lufthansa, Egyptair and TAP Portugal. In addition, LATAM was presented with an award for 50-years of membership.
Presenting the awards to the distinguished group was new SITA Council President Jaap Blauw from KLM.
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What's new? Portfolio / contract updates
AirportConnect S4 Kiosk was officially launched on 17th September, following its preview at SITA’s Air Transport IT Summit in June. Read more
SITA’s new Automated Border Control kiosks (ABCKiosks) and updated Automated Border Control gates (ABCGates) – part of iBorders BorderAutomation – provide automated self-service border control and enhance operational efficiency for immigration agencies.
Airfare Insight has been successfully implemented by Philippine Airlines. This marks the seventh major international airline in Asia to introduce SITA’s innovative fares management software. See 'Don't guess the air fare'.
SITA technology is supporting a smooth start at the new Kuala Lumpur terminal, using AirportConnect Open, BagMessage and BagManager. Read more
Air France passengers in Toulouse have been able to experience a seamless journey with NFC-based smartphones. Read more
Azerbaijan airport is transforming its operations using SITA’s AirportConnect Open, BagManager, WorldTracer Kiosks and AirportResource Manager. Read more
Sharjah International Airport has confirmed a five-year renewal of AirportConnect Open. Read more
Miami International Airport and SITA deploy common-use Beacon technology to benefit passengers, airlines and retailers. Read more