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Atlanta airport launches America’s first “biometric terminal” – Face-off at the airport

Why the future of air travel is paperless ON OCTOBER 15th Delta Air Lines launched what it called America’s first “biometric terminal”, in Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Once the programme is fully implemented, passengers will be able to use facial-recognition technology to check in, pass through security and board flights …

The most germ-filled places in airports are not toilets

Contrary to popular belief, it is not in the toilets. Or anywhere else that commands a queue or a crowd (such as the waiting areas or the passport checking counter). According to a recent study by Finnish and British researchers published in the BMC Infectious Diseases journal, the highest concentrations of …