With an important part of our business being airline solutions www.themobileairline.com we visited the Aviation Festival Asia 2018 in Singapore 27-28 February which brings together the world’s airlines and business vendors for innovation, sharing and networking.

Check out some of the ways tech is transforming the travel industry:

Single biometric ID accepted at every security point
Tech and innovation is making the security process smoother with new systems such as instant passenger recognition. US has funded biometric programs with $1billion, $100 million per year for the next ten years. Priority is to decrease wait time at airport.

Check in to your flight at the resort
Fiji Airways has launched a flight check in service at the Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa to ensure that guests enjoy their time at the resort instead of spending time at the airport. Bags are taken to the airport by the resort and guests can bypass check in and head straight to security. Smooth…

Never lose track of your baggage
One of the biggest fears among travellers is to lose their bags. Airlines are now focusing on being able to tell you where your bag is at all times by tracking airlines baggage as a parcel.

Singapore Changi Airport launch new terminal 4 with latest travel technology
The new terminal four which launched in October 2017 has end-to-end check in and security technology which makes it the the country’s first terminal to offer fully automated departures for passengers. Automated check-in kiosks and baggage drop, biometric data for immigration and boarding. The future of air travel.