Facial recognition soon at Hamad International Airport passenger touch points

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Facial recognition soon at Hamad International Airport passenger touch points

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has propelled the second period of its imaginative Smart Airport program which sets to start an energizing major computerized change of the traveler venture through facial biometric acknowledgment over all key traveler contact focuses. 

The framework, at present under preliminary, is a focal bit of the airplane terminals advanced technique and consolidates travelers' flight, visa, and facial biometric data in a solitary electronic record at oneself registration stand or versatile application. Along these lines, just the traveler's face is required for check at oneself administration pack drop, mechanized security entryway, and the robotized boarding door, making the experience quick and consistent. Information of precisely where the travelers are in their adventure at the air terminal will likewise intend to help further improve the eminent on-time at HIA. 

The effective fruition of the primary significant period of HIA's Smart Airport program has demonstrated to be very prevalent, with up to 40% of the home transporter Qatar Airways' travelers liking to self-registration; and a further 20% deciding on self-sack drop. The quick procedure incomprehensibly improves client experience and enables more travelers to be overseen without physical extension of the registration offices. It likewise engages HIA travelers by offering absolute control of their adventure from entry to flight. 


Engr. Badr Mohammed Al Meer, Chief Operating Officer at HIA expressed: "In accordance with our vision and key arrangement, we keep on putting resources into client driven creative innovation to give quick, consistent and agreeable travel understanding to be the air terminal of decision for our observing clients. Our way to deal with character the executives is extraordinary and comprehensive, in that we anticipate wide-scale sending of biometric ability crosswise over both ordered and deliberate traveler contact focuses while tending to client information protection worries in accordance with significant nearby and worldwide guidelines." 

HIA's Smart Airport program is improving operational procedures; and use of assets and resources at the airplane terminal, for example, the Service Delivery Measurement framework empowers ongoing checking of traveler hold up times, in this way enabling strategic choices to recuperate administration levels by conveying extra assets when the hold up time surpasses targets. The exhibition inclines likewise help educate structure choices for future terminal limit and traveler streams, an advantage to HIA as it starts the following period of its development plan this year. Another precedent is the airplane terminals continuous execution of Airport Collaborative Decision Making (ACDM) stage. Once completely operational, this stage will empower progressively viable joint effort between all air terminal partners to streamline flight pivot forms, further improving HIA's effectiveness and on-time execution. 

HIA's proceeded with endeavors and interest in bleeding edge innovation through its Smart Airport program are perceived through its honors and awards. The airplane terminal positioned the World's fourth Best Airport by SKYTRAX 2019 and was named the Best Airport for Passenger Experience for the second continuous year in an investigation via AirHelp. It additionally positioned second best air terminal on the planet for On-Time Performance (OTP) in OAG's Punctuality League report and was champ for the Service Delivery Measurement in the Smart Transport Solution of the Year classification at the Qatar IT Business Awards 20018. The honors perceive HIA's responsibility to the most astounding natural measures and to dependable strategic policies just as imaginative offices, five-star client administration, and cutting edge terminal.