• British Airways Tries Biometric Boarding

    5 days ago - By Global Traveler

    British Airways is now the first airline to try biometric boarding technology on international flights departing the United States. The airline tested the technology last month in a partnership with Los Angeles International Airport.
    The system allows passengers to board the plane without showing their passport or boarding pass at the gate by “recognizing their unique facial features, and reconciling them with the digital facial scan taken as part of the immigration process.”
    BA says the trial will reduce the amount of time it takes to board, requiring passengers to only show passports and...
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