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NEWS Friday, 16 March 2018 |

Robotic check-in kiosk trialled at Kansai International Airport

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.

NEWS Monday, 05 March 2018 |

Artificial intelligence to revolutionise baggage handling over next decade

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.

IT Tuesday, 21 November 2017 |

Investing in technology

Airports and airlines will spend nearly $33 billion on IT this year as they bid to enhance their operations and put passengers more in control of their journeys.

NEWS Monday, 09 October 2017 |

New Istanbul Airport to boast SITA baggage tracking solution

Istanbul's new €10.2 billion airport will boast an innovative baggage tracking solution supplied by SITA.

NEWS Tuesday, 05 September 2017 |

Airports and airlines to invest $33 billion on new IT this year

Airports and airlines will spend nearly US$33 billion on IT this year, according to the SITA 2017 Air Transport IT Trends Insights released today.

NEWS Thursday, 04 May 2017 |

Getting better with baggage – new SITA study

It seems as if the world's airports and airlines are getting better with baggage with fewer mishandled bags than ever before, according to a new SITA study.


The latest news from ACI’s World Business Partners

NEWS Thursday, 09 March 2017 |

Brisbane Airport begins trial of facial recognition technology to board flights

Brisbane Airport, in partnership with SITA and Air New Zealand, has launched an Australian first trial of facial recognition technology that many believe will transform the future of travel.

AIRPORT DESIGN Sunday, 08 January 2017 |

PROJECT WATCH - Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport

Expanded terminal and introduction of new self-service technologies to boost gateway’s capacity and operational efficiency.

SAFETY & SECURITY Thursday, 01 December 2016 |

Face time

Biometrics is enabling a new era in travel identity management, writes SITA’s vice president for airport solutions, Matthys Serfontein.

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