Border Control

All the news, press releases and reports on the use of biometrics in the Travel & Transportation sector - including land, sea and airside border control, automated fast track systems, boarding gates and baggage handling…

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BIO-key debuts bike lock 03 January 2019

BIO-key International has announced it will introduce a new line of robust biometric and Bluetooth enabled carabiner locks for bicycles, scooters and motorcycles at CES 2019.


New Hyundai car unlocks with fingerprints 21 December 2018

The car can be programmed to recognise the fingerprints of multiple people and automatically adjust the seat position and angle of the rear view mirror based on their personalised settings.


Fastlanes to drive biometric airport adoption 21 December 2018

Acuity Market Intelligence considers 2019 to be a critical tipping-point for airport biometric facilitation. 


Osram lens unlocks cars with iris scan and facial recognition 20 December 2018

Osram has said the Synios SFH 4772S A01 and Synios SFH 4775S A01 infrared lenses it is working on will help the vehicle identify the driver using iris scanning or facial recognition, unlock the doors and even disable the engine immobilizer.
 


CLEAR and Hertz develop biometric car rentals 11 December 2018

Hertz and CLEAR today announced the launch of Hertz Fast Lane powered by CLEAR – a new service that uses biometrics to drastically speed up the car rental process.

Features

Waving goodbye to queues with your fingerprint?

Advanced optical biometric devices that read fingerprints at walking speed, as users wave their hands through scanners, promise to resolve speed issues raised by previous biometric authentication methods. But experts caution that it may not be so straightforward.


What is the Apex Air Entry and Exit Re-Engineering project?

A question and answer session designed to answer questions about the Apex Air Entry/Exit Re-Engineering (AEER) project and its integration of biometrics


EAB Contribution to Horizon 2020 consultations

An outline of some key research priorities and objectives are presented as input to the preliminary consultations surrounding the theme of Trustworthy ICT within the Horizon 2020 programme.


Airports: a mirror for future biometrics?

Are humanoid robots the future of border controls? Could the whole experience from getting a passport, buying a ticket, dropping of luggage and being pre-cleared for travel, shopping at and being monitored at the airport and on aircraft to leaving the destination airport be automated by biometrics in user-friendly, secure, acceptable and visible ways?


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