SHANNON BECOMES FIRST EUROPEAN AIRPORT TO HAVE FACIAL RECOGNITION INSTALLED FOR US PRE-CLEARANCE

Blue Sky on 28th September reported that the new technology is a further boost to Shannon which back in 2016 became the first airport in the world to operate a combined EU and US TSA checkpoint systems, halving the time spent in security screening at other preclearance airports.  The airport experiencing its busiest period on transatlantic operations for 17 years, with 7 services to 6 destinations.

https://blueskynews.aero/

https://www.internationalairportreview.com/news/75928/shannon-first-european-biometrics/

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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