Lufthansa has begun using biometric self-boarding gates at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the carrier said March 19. Lufthansa’s self-service gates—deploying facial recognition technology to automate the passenger identification and boarding pass verification process—was developed in collaboration with Amadeus, provider of Lufthansa’s Altéa passenger service and departure control system, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), LAX and biometric ...

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