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  • Hamad International Airport’s VP of Information Technology, Suhail Kadri and VP of Operations, Ioannis Metsovitis share how using the latest biometric technology the airport is to provide a fast, efficient, hassle-free path for passengers that virtually eliminates queues.

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  • This new IT Review article explores the potential of biometric enabled whole journey identity management and how it could be integrated into regular everyday border control activities at the airport.

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  • At Orlando International Airport, British Airways is boarding flights of almost 240 passengers in under 10 mins using facial recognition technology based on biometrics, that’s less than 6 seconds per passenger.

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Baggage IT Insights 2019

With more than 4.27 billion bags, how is the industry coping with growth?
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Biometrics: An ID management revolution

Global trials of  digital identity and identity management tools are not just taking place between airlines and airports, governments are also participating.
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SITA Smart Path™ at Hamad International Airport

Hamad International Airport (HIA) provides a fast, efficient, hassle-free path for passengers.
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Nearly every passenger flight relies on SITA technology. We work with our air transport owners and members  to provide technology solutions that make a difference at a community level. We innovate collaboratively, while developing and managing solutions over the world's most extensive network – one that forms the ’communication backbone’ of the global air transport industry.

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