Michael Koziol reports:
International passengers would be whisked through immigration and customs without stopping or even encountering humans, while passport scanners and paper cards would be a thing of the past, under a radical overhaul of Australia’s airports due to start this year.
Instead, passengers will be processed by biometric recognition of the face, iris and/or fingerprints, matched to existing data. By 2020 the government wants a system in place to process 90 per cent of travellers automatically, with no human involvement.
Read more on SMH.
Yes, I know I could have written “Sydney Morning Herald,” but in this case SMH (Shaking My Head) seems appropriate.
h/t, Joe Cadillic