Eight in ten air travellers want to store their passport on their phone

Passengers want technology to give them more control over their travel experience — IATA — “82% of travelers would like to be able to use a digital passport on their smartphones for as many travel activities as possible, from booking flights to passing through the airport. Biometric identification systems were the technology of choice with 64% favoring biometric identifiers as their preferred travel token.”

2 thoughts on “Eight in ten air travellers want to store their passport on their phone

  1. The US cannot do this unilaterally. Immigration in all nations would have to agree. At one point, it looked as though a frequent travelers GOES card and fingerprints would be work for entry to the US. However, the current implementation scans the Passport Rather than the GOES card.

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