IT

‘Ho’okipa’: not just a beach

‘Ho’okipa’: not just a beach

The renewal of Hawaiian Airlines’ self-service hardware, supplied by Embross and fitted with eezeetags certified printers, is helping facilitate a seamless traveller experience at Maui Kahului Airport. By Ross Falconer

Digital airport: Control rooms went from analog to IP, now they need to shift from IP to data

Digital airport: Control rooms went from analog to IP, now they need to shift from IP to data

By Maarten Wings, Global Vertical Manager Airports, Bosch Security Systems

Why airports are investing in automation

Why airports are investing in automation

Airports are investing in automation as a response to rising passenger numbers and the challenges of capacity constraints. By Iyad Hindiyeh, Global Head of Strategy, Airport IT, Amadeus

Biometric boarding successfully piloted at Ljubljana Airport

Biometric boarding successfully piloted at Ljubljana Airport

A biometric boarding pilot at Ljubljana Airport, involving Amadeus, Adria Airways and LOT Polish Airlines, reduced the average boarding time by approximately 75%. The successful trial paves the way for a common biometric solution, making check-in, security and boarding easier.

FLIO announces 1 million app installs

FLIO announces 1 million app installs

The FLIO app, used by air passengers to destress their time at airports, has now been installed more than one million times. This makes FLIO, the air traveller’s ‘flight companion’, the most used airport app in the world. Usage of the app increased three and a half times between January and December 2018.