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SITA Advance Passenger Processing provides passenger and crew data in real-time allowing for the issuance of “a board or no board” directive based on the risk they pose to your country. It helps to export your border to the point of embarkation. 

Enhanced security

Enhanced security

Combat cross border crime, terrorism, irregular migration, and identity fraud by risk assessing 100% of inbound and outbound travelers. Prevent threats from reaching your physical border by denying travel to inadmissible travelers.

Rapid implementation of border policies

Rapid implementation of border policies

APPs advanced boarding rule engine enables the deployment of a dynamic border that can rapidly respond to emerging risks, health threats and geopolitical instability.

1.1 billion
APP messages are processed each year
Delivers value quickly, tailored to your unique challenges

Delivers value quickly, tailored to your unique challenges

APP is a mature end-to-end solution that is ready to deliver value a solution to your unique set of challenges. A user-base of over 600 airlines is connected to SITA’s high-performance and resilient messaging gateway, delivering high-quality data, and minimizing the complexity of onboarding and certifying new airlines.

of worldwide API implementations in existence delivered by SITA

Reduce costs and complexity at your physical border

Minimize the time and cost of disruptions, processing, and repatriation by ensuring that only admissible travelers arrive at your border. This improves the experience of travelers by allowing a more consistent, low-friction arrival processes.

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Supported by SITA Global Services

SITA Advance Passenger Processing is supported by SITA Global Services (SGS), which provides global business continuity through a flexible service model. Our monitoring service ensures your IT systems are reliable and available, around the clock and around the world. Our experts proactively monitor your infrastructure, identifying and resolving problems before they impact your business.

Governments stand to gain significant advantages by choosing SITA Advance Passenger Processing. Our cutting-edge solution empowers governments to conduct comprehensive risk assessments on all passengers and crew entering, leaving, or transiting through their borders. With SITA APP, you can anticipate elevated security measures and operational efficiency, enabling swift decisions on travelers' documents well in advance. 

Sam Marchant, Product Manager, Advance Passenger Processing


I would be delighted to share my thoughts in an online exploration session where we can delve deeper into how Advance Passenger Processing can help you, which includes: 

  • Streamlining your security protocols by risk assessing 100% of inbound and outbound travelers in advance of travel 
  • Enhancing operational efficiency with biometric-only and other low-friction processes on arrival 
  • Seamlessly manage high passenger volumes with minimal disruption during international events 
  • Facilitating joint agency review and decision-making to determine the responses to be taken in case of complex or unclear risk assessment results 
  • Safeguarding nations and citizens and promoting national prosperity by preventing inadmissible individuals at your borders 

I invite you to join me for an informative online session where you’ll gain valuable insights and discover first-hand how APP can help enhance a seamless travel experience for your country. 

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