Air transport IT provider, SITA, is 70 years old and celebrated the milestone at its annual Innovation Forum in Belgium this week.
Lufthansa passengers flying out of Miami International Airport are now able to board their flight with the quick click of a camera instead of a boarding pass and passport, thanks to the airport’s launch of biometric exit technology.
Airlines and airports continue to get better with baggage, with the number of mishandled bags dropping 70% since 2007, according to a new report.
The future of air transport will be driven by a digital transformation in the industry, according to Barbara Dalibard, CEO of global IT provider, SITA.
KATE, an intelligent, robotic check-in kiosk that SITA believes will help reduce queues at airports, enjoyed a month-long trial at Japan’s Kansai International Airport (KIX) in February.
The smart use of technologies such as artificial intelligence is expected to revolutionise the management of baggage over the next decade, promising to make lost luggage a thing of the past, according to a new report.