New Airport Screening Measures By TSA Amid Coronavirus

New Airport Screening Measures By TSA Amid Coronavirus

As Memorial Day and the usual kickoff to summer travel season approaches. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is implementing changes to its security screening process amid the coronavirus pandemic. “In the interest of Transportation Safety Administration...
One ID: IATA’s plan to end paper travel documents

One ID: IATA’s plan to end paper travel documents

IATA is presently working on the development of one ID, and that would eliminate the use of paper-based travel documents with the help of biometric technology. However, with so many stakeholders involved in its implementation, will it ever come to fruition? Facial...
New Strategies To Improve Airport Safety

New Strategies To Improve Airport Safety

The aviation industry takes airport safety and security very seriously. However, this mindset can result in excessive wait times and significant frustration for travelers. As luck would have it, there are several changes in the works, as technology advances aim to...
Emirates first On-Board for Bio-Metric boarding

Emirates first On-Board for Bio-Metric boarding

Emirates has become the first airline outside America to receive approval for bio-metric boarding from the US Customs Border Protection (CBP). Facial Recognition Technology Soon, customers flying from Dubai to any of Emirates’ 12 destinations in the U.S. will be able...
Weird Things Found by Airport Security

Weird Things Found by Airport Security

The crews who work for airport security come in contact with thousands of people on a daily basis. Most of those people are carrying totally mundane things in their carry-ons. However, the security team occasionally crosses paths with people trying to smuggle...