The test of SITA’s biometric boarding gate technology on JetBlue Airways flights at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) had “a close to 100% match-rate,” the Geneva-based air transport IT company said Sept. 19. In May, SITA partnered with New York-based JetBlue and US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to launch a test program of biometric facial recognition technology to identify passengers boarding flights from Boston to Aruba. The program started in June and, ...

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