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Vision-Box survey shows majority of aviation industry interested in facial biometrics implementation

A large majority of organizations in aviation, the airline sector and related government agencies are planning to implement biometrics for…

Jun 29, 2020

WTTC calls for biometrics and integrated strategy to support safe air travel in ‘new normal’

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has outlined a systematic approach to using biometrics for verified identification throughout all…

Jun 4, 2020

WTTC calls for accelerated biometrics implementation among measures for safe air travel reopening

Accelerating the implementation of biometrics, along with automation and contactless touchpoints is one of many recommendations from a major industry…

May 14, 2020

Vision-Box makes PPE, Accura Scan and iMotion donate biometric tech for COVID-19 response

Several biometrics companies have announced new initiatives to lend their technology capabilities to support front-line and essential services workers during…

Apr 1, 2020

Vision-Box white paper explores potential of contactless biometrics to reduce airport illness risks

Vision-Box has published a white paper on the potential of contactless digital identity technology with advanced biometrics can save lives…

Feb 14, 2020

Vision-Box partners with Gatwick Airport for end-to-end biometrics, plans demo for PTE 2020

Vision-Box has partnered with Gatwick Airport in London to provide it with its Orchestra Services Platform for a seamless passenger…

Jan 24, 2020

Vision-Box pilots biometric boarding and security solution at Fiumicino Airport in Rome

Vision-Box has rolled out a biometric facial recognition and digital identity management pilot for seamless passenger experience at Rome Fiumicino…

Jan 22, 2020

Vision-Box joins World Economic Forum panel to discuss digital identity

Vision-Box’s VP of Business Development Richard Camman participated in a World Economic Forum panel discussion in Davos, Switzerland, to share…

Nov 14, 2019

Vision-Box expands in Portugal to triple production of airport biometric tech

Vision-Box has announced the opening of a new manufacturing and logistics factory and warehouse space in the Portuguese city of…

Oct 9, 2019

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…

Sep 27, 2019

Vision-Box biometric departure smartgates deal with Australia extended to 2026

Australia’s Department of Home Affairs and Vision-Box have agreed to a five-year contract to extend the biometric SmartGates Departures Program…

Sep 26, 2019

Amazon working on facial recognition regulation as groups write Congress to oppose bans

It makes a lot of sense to regulate biometric facial recognition technology, according to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who revealed…

Sep 13, 2019

Privacy concerns raised with Vision-Box biometric cloud service for India’s Digi Yatra

The involvement of Vision-Box in India’s trials of biometrics for aviation identity checks under Digi Yatra is facing scrutiny over…

Aug 30, 2019

Business and development opportunities top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

During a week of mostly good news for the biometrics industry, top stories on Biometric Update broadly follow themes of…

Aug 23, 2019

Facial recognition for Australian airports arrivals in doubt with Idemia $30M gate refurbishing deal

Plans to use biometric facial recognition at the arrival gates of Australian airports are now up in the air as…

Jul 26, 2019

Biometric card certification, auto applications and AI issues top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

Significant progress was announced this week in several different areas of biometrics applications, and international issues related to identity and…

Jul 19, 2019

This week in biometrics and identification technology

Aviation security featured prominently among the headlines in the biometrics industry this week, with new pilots rolling out at airports…

Jul 18, 2019

Norwegian Air launches biometric boarding at LAX with Vision-Box facial recognition

Biometric flight boarding with facial recognition at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has been extended to Norwegian Air by Vision-Box,…

Jun 28, 2019

Airport biometrics launched in South Korea and Poland as U.S. oversight board weighs benefits

Biometric deployments at airports continue at a rapid pace, with deployments in South Korea and Poland, as details continue to…

Jun 13, 2019

Airport biometrics adoption itinerary explored by diverse stakeholders

It has been almost 20 years since the late Max Snijder led the deployment of iris biometrics at Schiphol Airport…

Vision-Box Industry Insights


The role of biometric recognition technologies in shaping the future of travel

By Jeff Lennon, Vice President Strategic Sales and Global Partnerships at Vision-Box. Advances in biometric identification technologies hold the key…

Vision-Box White Papers


Seamless identification technology can help prevent the transmission of pathogens at airports

This whitepaper explores a new path for hygienic transactions, touchless biometric identification as the new normal and proactive risk management…

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