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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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Our senior executives bring decades of experience to meet the challenges of today's air transport industry, while their leadership and commitment to innovation remain integral to realizing SITA's vision.

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    The SITA Air Transport Community Foundation has been shortlisted for an @IEMAnet Award for its work increasing acce… https://t.co/fbwWJc09KT

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    The SITA Air Transport Community Foundation has been shortlisted for the ‘Community or Social Value Award’ from… https://t.co/uJHvnAWZsU

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    Automated Border control for pre-cleared travellers can create a fast track experience, easing the workload for bor… https://t.co/pgmg1uAUl2

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    What if we could conduct robust risk assessments before passengers travel? Pre-cleared travellers could benefit fro… https://t.co/1OIsjl1lSt

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    This #blog post explores how an automated border system that creates pre-cleared travellers could speed up the proc… https://t.co/e2YzM2o4xH

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    #NEWS: NDC Exchange is a community platform created by ATPCO and SITA that enables API connectivity between airline… https://t.co/XlMxmUymQS

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    #NEWS: Through NDC Exchange, @SouthwestAir can help business travelers make bookings in an easy, hassle-free manner… https://t.co/6yFHl9h30t

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    RT @ai_connects_us: Southwest Airlines joins #NDCExchange, a platform for NDC that enables content interoperability… https://t.co/CvYSlKGSyZ

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    #NEWS: @SouthwestAir has become the latest carrier to join SITA’s #NDC Exchange. Read the full story here.… https://t.co/VYOwOsVMqw

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    Bag tracking at check-in and loading on to the aircraft improved mishandling rates by between 38% to 66%, depending… https://t.co/D7bng5gzBu

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    New #blog post: SITA’s Peter Drummond analyzes the impact of baggage tracking on mishandling rates and explains whe… https://t.co/ZqLyVTFwK2

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    Do tracking points improve baggage delivery? In this new blog post, SITA’s baggage expert, Peter Drummond, explores… https://t.co/Lcff67Lf2j

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