British Airways to Trial Biometric Technology on International Flights

British Airways is to trial the use of biometric technology for international flights, which will allow participating volunteer passengers to scan their face, passport and boarding pass on their smart device before heading to the airport.

The system will allow customers to travel through the airport without having to show their passports – although it will still be needed at their destination, reports Business Travel News Europe.

If the trial is successful, it would be extended to more international flights.

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