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SpiceJet uses e-gates for faster boarding at Bengaluru airport

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Budget passenger carrier on Thursday said it is the first airline to use the automated e-Gate facility at the Kempegowda International Airport, (KIAB), for speeding up of the boarding process.

"passengers can now bypass long queues for boarding at the airport by simply scanning their boarding passes themselves on an automated e-Gate, enabling them to complete the boarding procedure in less than five seconds," the airline said in a statement.

The statement said the technology innovation adopted by the Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) is being used only by and is currently live at the KIAB.

"The automated process for boarding, e-Gates enables to integrate DCS (Departure Control System) to an automated boarding gate. The service has been implemented in association with Australia-based Elenium Automation," it said.

The statement added that with the new mechanism in place, has accomplished the boarding procedure of a complete flight via single boarding lane in just about eight to ten minutes, cutting down the boarding times from the existing 25 minutes.

--IANS

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SpiceJet uses e-gates for faster boarding at Bengaluru airport

Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Thursday said it is the first airline to use the automated e-Gate facility at the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB), for speeding up of the boarding process.

Budget passenger carrier on Thursday said it is the first airline to use the automated e-Gate facility at the Kempegowda International Airport, (KIAB), for speeding up of the boarding process.

"passengers can now bypass long queues for boarding at the airport by simply scanning their boarding passes themselves on an automated e-Gate, enabling them to complete the boarding procedure in less than five seconds," the airline said in a statement.

The statement said the technology innovation adopted by the Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) is being used only by and is currently live at the KIAB.

"The automated process for boarding, e-Gates enables to integrate DCS (Departure Control System) to an automated boarding gate. The service has been implemented in association with Australia-based Elenium Automation," it said.

The statement added that with the new mechanism in place, has accomplished the boarding procedure of a complete flight via single boarding lane in just about eight to ten minutes, cutting down the boarding times from the existing 25 minutes.

--IANS

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(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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SpiceJet uses e-gates for faster boarding at Bengaluru airport

Budget passenger carrier on Thursday said it is the first airline to use the automated e-Gate facility at the Kempegowda International Airport, (KIAB), for speeding up of the boarding process.

"passengers can now bypass long queues for boarding at the airport by simply scanning their boarding passes themselves on an automated e-Gate, enabling them to complete the boarding procedure in less than five seconds," the airline said in a statement.

The statement said the technology innovation adopted by the Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) is being used only by and is currently live at the KIAB.

"The automated process for boarding, e-Gates enables to integrate DCS (Departure Control System) to an automated boarding gate. The service has been implemented in association with Australia-based Elenium Automation," it said.

The statement added that with the new mechanism in place, has accomplished the boarding procedure of a complete flight via single boarding lane in just about eight to ten minutes, cutting down the boarding times from the existing 25 minutes.

--IANS

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(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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