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VeriScan is proprietary software developed by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority: biometric identity verification meets biometric entry-exit requirements by detecting, capturing and transmitting the traveler’s image during the boarding process for verification against the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Traveler Verification Service.

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Pangiam acquires airport face biometrics platform veriScan

Travel services provider Pangiam has announced the acquisition of integrated biometric identification system veriScan from the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority…

Mar 11, 2020

Biometrics awards round-up: veriScan, Access Softek, Qualcomm, Kount, Socure, Zetes

The 2020 business technology awards’ season is upon us, and several biometrics companies, as well as organizations implementing biometrics from…

Jan 15, 2020

Philadelphia Airport starts biometric exit screening project

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is rolling out on January 21 a 45-day biometric screening trial project at three international gates…

Dec 17, 2019

VeriScan biometrics surpass 1M air passengers processed as Japan, Jamaica, Sweden add checks

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority’s Office of Technology has announced its in-house developed veriScan biometric identity verification software has surpassed 1…

Jun 13, 2019

Emirates Airlines biometric boarding with veriScan at Dulles reaches full operation

Emirates Airlines has begun using biometric facial recognition technology developed by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority for boarding passengers on…

Mar 1, 2019

MWAA hosts biometrics information session for aviation industry leaders

Nearly 70 executives from airports, airlines and other aviation-related businesses and government agencies gathered last month at Washington Dulles International…

Sep 7, 2018

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and CBP unveil new biometric screening system

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, in partnership with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, have unveiled a new biometric screening system…

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