Border and Port Security

Border and port security biometric systems are put in place to track and manage the flow of humans. This includes national database deployments, entrance and exit access control systems, immigration technologies as well as ePassports and smart card systems. Read our research report on biometrics and homeland security.

 

Facial recognition to replace passport checkup at Thailand’s most crowded airports

Thailand’s Transport Ministry wants to roll out its biometric-enabled smart airport initiative across five top airports to improve passenger experience,…

 

Finavia and Finnair pilot investigates biometric data portability in air travel

Finnish airport operator Finavia, airline Finnair and Finland-based digital identity initiative the Sandbox of Trust, led by cybersecurity company Nixu,…

 

Border Security 2020 announces biometrics-heavy agenda and speakers

Military staff, government figures, and key individuals with border security agencies from national around the world will discuss biometrics for…

 

Idemia brings government experience to accelerating airport biometrics deployments

In the rapidly evolving airports and borders space, all stakeholders have become convinced of the value of biometrics to balance…

 

CBP seeks guidance on body cameras with facial recognition for incident recording

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is seeking information on the possibility of deploying body-cameras with biometric facial recognition for…

 

IATA calls for regulation to support aviation biometrics as Star Alliance plans new processes

As the International Air Transport Association (IATA) carries out its biometric One ID initiative, the next priority is to ensure…

 

Kiana Analytics to present remote biometric capability for border crossing at MWC19

California developer Kiana Analytics is working with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) to…

 

Breached license plate recognition provider back to work for CBP

Perceptics, the automated license plate reader company that suffered a massive breach of data it had collected under contract to…

 

Smiths Detection demos biometric checkpoint solution at inter airport Europe 2019

Threat detection and screening technology developer Smiths Detection is demonstrating its biometric checkpoint solution that delivers risk-based screening practices at…

 

Vision-Box biometric boarding reaches production at JFK Terminal One

A facial recognition boarding system provided by Vision-Box at JFK airport in New York has been officially launched in partnership…

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