Delta tests first biometric-based self-service bag drop

Credit: Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines is introducing four self-service bag drop machines at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport this summer. Delta said the $600,000 investment allows customers to “quickly, securely and easily” check their own bags. One machine will be equipped to test facial recognition technology...
Linda Blachly

Linda Blachly is Senior Associate Editor for Air Transport World and Aviation Week. She joined the company in July 2010 and is responsible for producing features for Air Transport World’s monthly magazine and engaging content for the She is based in the Washington DC office.

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