Airport Advantage

Location-based technology cuts down waiting time in airports

Implications - Consumers who are looking to reduce the time they spend waiting in airports are finding extreme value in location-based technology. This shift not only signals that consumers expect up-to-the-minute information during travel; it also reveals an increase in the level of trust they place in technology when it comes to things like personal planning and time management.
SCORE: 3.8
Mild Top 4 Examples: 3,767 Total Clicks Apr 15 - May 15
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Airport Navigation Beacons - The FlyBeacon App Helps Emirates Customers Find Their Gate
SCORE: 5.7
Warm 1,777 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 15
Airport Navigation Beacons
The FlyBeacon App Helps Emirates Customers Find Their Gate
FlyBeacon is a smartphone app launched in 2014 by Emirates that uses beacon technology in an innovative way. The FlyBeacon app makes great use of beacon technology installed in airports to provide... [More]
Real-Time Travel Screens - Heathrow's Smart Screen Airport Technology Shows Live Transportation
SCORE: 5.1
Mild 876 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 15
Real-Time Travel Screens
Heathrow's Smart Screen Airport Technology Shows Live Transportation
Heathrow’s Terminal 2 in London now features a new sort of airport technology that will make it much easier for travelers to coordinate travel beyond the terminal. For the modern traveler,... [More]
Orderly Flight Apps - Travel Pal Uses Beacon Technology to Streamline the Travel Process
SCORE: 2.9
Mild 596 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 15
Orderly Flight Apps
Travel Pal Uses Beacon Technology to Streamline the Travel Process
At this year’s THack Seattle, groups of programmers and designers gathered to rethink the way travel is planned and managed and one of the ideas that came out of it was a system called Travel... [More]
IOT Airport Services - Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Airport Cuts Wait Times With New Technology
SCORE: 1.7
Untested 518 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 15
IOT Airport Services
Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Airport Cuts Wait Times With New Technology
In an effort to enhance passengers’ overall experience, this IOT airport technology cuts security check in times in half. The service was recently introduced at the Cincinnati Northern... [More]