From entry to departure to arrival, kiosks could soon make it possible to venture through an airport without a single human interaction.
This infographic shows locations where apocalyptic backlogs of warm bodies are commonly found and gives examples of how businesses are using kiosks to combat them.
I am proud to announce the launch of the Automated Passport Solution, a touchscreen kiosk-based customs inspection system aimed at streamlining the airport customs process and reducing customs processing times. The APS kiosk system will be launching this fall at...
The increase in airport self-service deployments could take the stress out of future airline travel.
The average traveler has most likely experienced some degree of frustration at the airport as they made their way to the gate. Whether it's missing a flight by minutes because the check-in line was too long, or difficulties finding the right gate when they are pressed for time, the airport process is a hub for unpredictable scenarios.
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Airline travel and health care illustrate the spread of self-service in 2012.
From passport readers to frequent flyer cards, NFC in aviation calls for the highest level of security.
Automated check-in, baggage drop and boarding gates ranked high as technology priorities.
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Virtual grocery kiosks allow passengers to fill their refrigerator before they get home.
Vancouver (Canada) International Airport entered into an agreement with Phoenix (Arizona) Sky Harbor International Airport in June 2014 for the sale of 12 self-service customs kiosks to the Arizona airport, according to a press release.
Detroit Metropolitan Airport recently installed 30 new Automated Passport Control kiosks for international travelers.
The Automated Passport Control Kiosk has been added to several airports around the country, among the latest, Detroit Metropolitan International Airport, which just installed 30 new APCs.
Customs waits in Boston may be a little shorter since Logan International Airport has deployed 30 self-service kiosks, according to the Boston Globe.
The Massachusetts Port Authority paid $2.1 million for the kiosks in an effort to ease congestion at U.S. Customs and Border Protection areas.
Today Malaysia Airlines will close its staff check-in counters and move to required self-service kiosks for all passengers flying out of Kuala Lumpur International Airport, according to Australian Business Traveller.
The new self-service kiosks will also include baggage handling and mobile apps for online check-in.
Self check-in kiosks have been launched in Malta International Airport as part of the airport's latest effort to improve customer service, according to Airport-Technology.com.
The new automated check-in kiosks include a touchscreen where travelers can print boarding passes, choose their own seats and drop off luggage.
Austrian Airlines debuted four baggage-check kiosks as part of a pilot program testing self-service efficiency, according to FutureTravelExperience.com. Dutch company Type 22 installed the Scan&Fly baggage handling machines at Terminal Check-in 3 of Vienna Airport's Austrian Star Alliance, where passengers...
United Airlines customers returning to the U.S. through Newark Liberty International Airport can now enjoy a faster customs experience.
The world's busiest airport is about to majorly reduce wait times in the inspection lines for U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR) announced it has sold 74 Automated Passport Control (APC) BorderXpress kiosks to the Hartsfield-Jackson...
Swedavia, an operator of 10 Swedish airports, will now use Germany-based MATERNA GmbH as its choice supplier for its airport check-in kiosks. According to a news release, MATERNA will provide the new eKiosk-branded machines for the first time under its...
According to a research report from Acuity Market Intelligence, airports will spend more than $2.2 billion globally on Automated Border Control eGates and kiosks between 2014 and 2018. The report forecasts that the total number of airport eGates with integrated...
Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport has deployed automated passport-processing kiosks from GCR Inc. The kiosks collect passengers' passport and flight information, as well as their customs declaration data. It then scans their fingerprints, takes their photograph and issues a receipt....
Acuity Market Intelligence, a technology research consultancy, reports that the Automated Border Control (ABC) eGate and kiosk market will generate more than $1.2 billion dollars in annual revenue by 2020. According to a news release from the company, the total...
Orlando International Airport is now processing passengers from visa waiver countries with biometric kiosks as a means to expedite the arrival experience, according to a news release. The kiosks are compatible with the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) program....
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San Francisco International Airport, which services more than 41 million domestic and international passengers annually, has deployed Omnivex Moxie to create interactive wayfinding stations in its newly renovated Boarding Area E, according to an announcement today from digital signage software...