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We’re on the train to nowhere…

Railway track

One of the curious things about international travel and migrationary journeys is how accidents and sheer happenstance have...

Walk on by

Facial recognition

Free flowing passenger security border and immigration systems, whereby identities are checked on the move without the need...

Calgary’s green credentials

Calgary airport

A long list of green design features was part of the extensive planning process for Calgary International’s new...

Predicting the unpredictable

soldier

Airports and airlines are starting to invest more heavily in predictive analytics technology to minimise the effect of...

Nine-digit IT defects sum to 10-digit airline industry damages

computer keyboard

Unless airlines improve their IT practices, mega-million dollar stoppages and passengers tweeting fury will continue says Bill Curtis,...

Please do not try this at home

'No guns' sign

In 2016, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers discovered 3,391 firearms in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the US,...

Airport parking Q&A

Julian Sperring-Toy

Airport Focus talks to Julian Sperring-Toy, Managing Director, ADVAM UK about the need for convenience, value and loyalty...

Green horizon

Boarding at a mountain airport

Enforceable international agreements to reduce emissions and the widespread use of bio-fuels are two of the major objectives...

State of the art

Running through airport

Matthys Serfontein, Vice President, Airport Solutions with SITA says airports have now reached a tipping point in terms...

Out of time

Passing through security gates

Airports are stuck in a time warp when it comes to streamlining passenger processes. Gary Mason hears from...