WIZZ charge a fee of €10.00 per passenger, per flight in the booking if using the service
Passengers can also ask a variety of questions about flight status and on board amenities
‘Hands Free’ allows passengers to check in hand baggage at Bag Drop
KLM is first non-Chinese airline to offer WeChat Pay
SITA, LATAM and Nuevo Pudahuel airport join to showcase the baggage robot
15,000 attend Singapore T4 first open day
System expected to go live at end August 2017
Passengers can bid on Business Class upgrades on international flights
12 kiosks and 4 self bag drops to be used by easyJet
Boarding joins Delta Sky Club as touch point where fingerprints replace boarding pass
Metro station is 10 minutes walk to departures.
SmartDepart means passengers can arrive at the gate later than normal
System uses facial recognition
Service is currently free…
Trial at one TSA Pre lane at Atlanta and one at Denver
Available on some domestic routes at the moment
Trial at Washington National uses fingerprints as biometric
Aims to reduce check-in queues
Why only now? Auatralia and New Zealand are advanced technological countries.
First biometric self-service bag drop in U.S.