Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in a collaboration with US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will become the first west coast US Airport in start using facing recognition technology to process and recognize the identity of the passengers arriving at the airport. This move will help to enhance the security of the travelers and provide them with a better experience.
Biometrics will also be implemented for departing travelers within 2018. It will reduce the wait time significantly and will enhance the overall experience of the international travelers. San Jose International Airport is one of the few airports globally to implement the process of facial recognition for inspection at the entry in order to provide better service and enhanced security.
The planned live date for Facial Recognition at San Jose Intl. is Fall 2018.
Other airports either already operating or planning to implement Facial Recognition include; Los Angeles, San Diego, Atlanta, Miami, JFK New York City and Houston.