From security to passenger experience: towards a smart airport
Hosting millions of travelers a year, airports must ensure both smooth operation and high levels of security. Thanks to its long-standing experience in the air mobility industry, airport security and identity management. Thales provides a full integrated offer to secure and optimise every operation in the airport, whilst providing passengers with an optimized and fluid travel experience.
A smart and safe airport ...
As world leader in airport security, Thales brings airport operators smart and innovative solutions to ensure optimum protection for passengers, staff and facilities.
Thales airport solutions are based on 3 pillars:
Smart security, Thales provides both integrated security system as well as advanced modular solutions such as video analytics, abnormal behaviors or conditions detection, smart incident management and resource management tools
Passenger journey, in particular biometric solutions to manage identities and security portal accesses
Operations efficiency, in particular Airport Operations Control Center to improve the operational efficiency of the operators and optimise airports’ resources;
Thales’ added value lies in its ability to weave these elements together and to bring the various services involved into working as partners.
... for optimal conditions of exploitation
By centralizing the management of operations, Thales guarantees a high level of business continuity and traffic flow within the airport. By reducing waiting times while ensuring the best possible safety conditions, the system improves passenger experience and increases infrastructure performance and profitability.
Thales solutions also enable the production of relevant performance indicators (KPIs) to inform decision-makers in real time and make the organization more efficient.
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Regaining Passenger Trust to Fly Again - The new airport experience after the covid-19 pandemic
This white paper gives an overview of requirements that airports are facing with the ongoing pandemic in terms of health/hygienic protocols, safety/security procedures and capacity restrictions and how Thales delivers a comprehensive offer of innovative solutions to manage these new procedures and regulations. Download the Whitepaper English version [EN] - Spanish version [SP]
Thales Airport Solutions - Addressing the Challenges Faced by Airport Operators
This brochure overviews how Thales can help airport operators overcome today’s obstacles in building tomorrow's airport. Learn more about our entire portfolio of products and solutions available to help airports successfully ensure business continuity while maintaining their high standards of safety and security, operational efficiency and passenger experience. Download the brochure
Inflow - Streamlining Passengers Flow
This leaflet gives an overview of AiRISE inflow, Thales solution to streamline passengers flow. This decision support tool is key to assist Airport Operators in handling the flow of passengers inside the terminal. Learn more on Thales AiRISE inFlow key features. Download the leaflet
Safeland - Making Airport Security Easier
This leaflet presents AiRISE Safeland, Thales solution to deliver smart security to airports. In particular, it enables airport operators to overcome the complexity of a centralized airport security management and to meet safety and security requirements of all the stakeholders involved. Download the leaflet
ShareView - Turning APOC Into The Digital Airport Enabler
This leaflet gives an overview of AiRISE ShareView, Thales solution to make airport operations more efficient. It aims in particular at transforming the APOC into a collaboration center and implementing the 'Performance Based Management' paradigm in order to make the airport business measurable. Download the leaflet
Toscana Aeroporti, management company for Florence and Pisa airports, has teamed with Thales Italia to implement a new solution designed to optimise operational efficiency and enhance the passenger experience for millions of travellers to beautiful Tuscany.
Arriving in Muscat's sparkling new airport terminal is a bit like entering a royal palace. With its modern steel and glass structures and towering atrium, the signature building blends Omani heritage with 21st century designs trends, creating a balance that both inspires and reassures.
Terminal 4 at JFK airport in New York has become a benchmark for the real-time management of airport security operations. The implementation of a scalable [Thales] solution has allowed the airport management company to strike the perfect balance between the efficiency and situational awareness of terminal operations and the comfort and convenience of airline passengers, both today and for years to come. Read more.
With more than 37 million passengers in 2016, Qatar's new Doha Airport is one of the busiest airline hubs in the world. Thales has designed the whole security system, deployed in partnership with Arinc.
With 14 million passengers a year expected by 2020, Bahrain’s Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications has chosen Thales and SITA to provide the security and operations management system for Bahrain International Airport.