New York-based JetBlue Airways sees a future for boarding using photographs taken on passengers’ own mobile phones and believes artificial intelligence (AI) will create a new chapter for the industry. While the “selfie” technology is not yet available, JetBlue is already trialing facial recognition boarding, in partnership with US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and global air transport IT specialist SITA. Under the existing trial, passengers step up to a camera to ...

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