Edinburgh airport trebles number of facial recognition gates at international arrivals

Edinburgh Airport ePassport gates facical recognitiion technologyThe number of passport gates at Edinburgh Airport using facial recognition technology has been trebled by the UK’s Border Force.

The 10 new ePassport gates at International Arrivals 2 were officially opened by Border Force chief operating officer Emma Moore and Edinburgh Airport Chief Executive Gordon Dewar on Friday. They are in addition to the existing 5 ePassport gates at International Arrivals 1.