Lufthansa Adopt the Biometric Airline Ticket
Date: Thursday, July 07 @ 04:19:28 BST
Topic: Biometrics

A trial period for biometric tickets has begun with the possibility of making it permanent in 2006. This comes after the introduction of electronic tickets, which have affected handling of data and paperwork significantly.
BERLIN Jul 6, 2005 — The German airline Lufthansa has started testing tickets encoded with passengers' thumbprint data in hopes of speeding up check-ins without compromising security.

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