New biometrics border control solution for Jakarta gateway
Soerkarno-Hatta International Airport’s new Terminal 3 boasts an advanced Automated Border Control (ABC) system provided by the Indonesian Direktorat Jenderal Imigrasi PT Jaya Teknik Indonesia and Vision-Box.
The Vision-Box state-of-the-art biometric border control solution consists of 32 vb i-match ABC eGates for eligible Indonesian nationals, self-service border clearance and 10 vb e-pass portable biometric suitcases for enhanced mobility in passenger clearance.
Additionally, it includes 32 individual fingerprint and passport scanners to expedite the processing of foreign travellers at manual counters.
According to Vision-Box, the integrated ABC solution provides higher accuracy in passenger identity verification at the border, while increasing airport security and passenger processing capacity.
Jean-François Lennon, vice president for global business development and sales at Vision-Box, says: “This next-generation border control solution is designed to provide the airport, travellers and border control authority with a modern, secure, hassle-free solution, and improve efficiency and airport capacity.
“Our platform unleashes all the benefits of an innovative self-service immigration clearing process, supporting the future growth in passenger traffic. It adds capacity to the airport’s infrastructure without the need to expand its architecture footprint, thus providing a flexible solution for airport stakeholders during peak seasons and times.
“We are delighted to have been selected to deliver this digital transformation programme for the Indonesian border, in collaboration with PT Jaya Teknik, our local partner.”