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SITA is the world's leading specialist in air transport communications and information technology (IT) solutions. Working closely with the air transport community, we innovate and develop IT applications and communication services across every aspect of the business.

Products and Press Releases

Ground Handling

SITA Acquires Materna IPS

May 21, 2024
Materna IPS’s portfolio allows airports to process more passengers and optimize resources to give travelers a better experience.

Airlines and Airports Increase IT Spend to Improve the Passenger Journey and Meet Sustainability Goals

Feb. 6, 2024
SITA’s latest Air Transport IT Insights report finds airlines and airports harnessing the power of biometrics, data and cutting-edge emissions reduction technologies.
Baggage Handling Equipment & Accessories

Eurowings Turns to SITA to Enhance Passenger Satisfaction and Improve Baggage Operations

Jan. 9, 2024
Eurowings has entered into a five-year contract to deploy SITA Bag Journey for real-time tracking information of passenger bags through the entire journey.

SITA and JFK’s the New Terminal One Master Systems Integration Alliance Open Pre-Production Center

Jan. 2, 2024
The new JFK Terminal One Pre-Production Center will test critical systems such as biometric passenger touchpoints, baggage systems and airport management systems.
Airport Technology

Shifting Megatrends See the Rapid Evolution of Electric Air Taxis and Emergence of Generative AI as Driving Forces in Travel and Transport

Dec. 13, 2023
With the arrival of Generative AI in 2023, the technology has surged to the top of airport and airline agendas, with 97% of airlines planning a program to develop the technology...

Articles & News

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Ground Handlers
Airport Baggage Handling Systems

Baggage Reconciliation Technology’s Role in Supporting Airport Recovery

April 22, 2021
Effective baggage tracking goes a long way toward meeting passenger expectations and appealing to new airlines.
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Honeywell’s Healthy Buildings systems provides a holistic view of a building’s health based on factors such as indoor air quality, occupant flow, PPE analytics, thermal screening, body temperature monitoring, social distancing and sanitation efficacy.
Airport Technology

A Brave New World

April 15, 2021
Technology plays a key role as airports adjust to a post-pandemic world.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Passengers can benefit from biometrics by speeding up the screening process in airports.
Airport Technology

An Eye on Biometrics in Airports

June 26, 2019
Biometric recognition is becoming one of the most powerful tools airports can use to increase security and improve the traveler experience.
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Aviation Security

Biometrics Break Through in North America

June 27, 2018
Biometric boarding is gaining a major foothold in North America, with more growth expected the rest of 2018.
IoT can improve multiple aspects of an airport, such as by regulating traffic flow and helping passengers navigate using Wi-Fi, beacons, NFC tags and geolocation; streamlining security checkpoints with biometrics like facial recognition; and reducing the number of lost bags using electronic luggage tags and sensors – and more.

Traveling Toward the Future: IoT and the Airports of Tomorrow

May 7, 2018
To achieve their IoT goals, airports need an in-building wireless system that is future-ready.
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GSE Technology

The Journey of a Bag

May 24, 2017
While passengers embark on their flight, SITA’s BagJourney technology shares data to help ensure luggage makes it onto the same aircraft.
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Aviation Security

Technology in New Airport Terminal Projects

Feb. 16, 2017
Use technology to create a smoother operational process in your airport.
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How Digital Solutions will Help Design the Smart Airport of the Future

Dec. 28, 2016
Building a better passenger experience and enhancing overall facilities means technology will play an even bigger role in airport operations.
Mobile devices are critical pieces of technology not only to travelers, but also employees when used by staff to coordinate duties.

How Mobility and IoT are Transforming the Travel Industry

Dec. 28, 2016
Mobile apps provide a plethora of opportunities for airports to improve the customer experience and create an efficient workforce.
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2016 - The Year Identity Management Revolutionized the Passenger Journey?

Nov. 10, 2016
Today’s passengers have high expectations of the customer experience they want during their travels. One particular aspect of these expectations has presented airports, governments...

Videos & Resources

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Baggage & Cargo

SITA 2018 Baggage Report

April 19, 2018
2017 was very positive with another year of improvement when it came to handling passengers’ baggage. In fact, at 5.57 per thousand passengers it was the lowest rate of mishandled...
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Airport Baggage Handling Systems

Baggage Report 2016

Feb. 28, 2017
The air transport industry (ATI) has cut the number of mishandled bags by 50 percent globally since 2007, creating US $22 billion in total estimated cost savings.
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Airport Technology

SITA IT Summit The 4 Big Cs

Oct. 13, 2011
The second part of Paul Coby's presentation to the SITA/Airline Business IT Summit in June 2010; on "the 4 Big Cs".
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Airport Technology

Paul Coby at the SITA air transport IT summit 2010

Oct. 13, 2011
British Airways IT chief Paul Coby delivers the introduction of the SITA air transport IT summit 2010 in Brussels
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Airport Technology

Take a look around the Air Transport IT Summit 2010

Oct. 13, 2011
A look around the annual Air Transport IT Summit, held every year in Brussels, Belgium. Learn more about the IT Summit:
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Media Center

Airport of the future: security and self-service

Oct. 5, 2011
Extending self-service while improving security -- welcome to the airport of the future. Comments by Sean Farrell, Portfolio Director, Biometrics, SITA. SITA's been...

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Airport Technology

Schaffner and Nevstruyev Appointed to Lead SITA's Airports and Customer Experience Teams

Dec. 4, 2023
SITA announced the appointments of Stefan Schaffner as senior vice president of SITA at Airports and Sergiy Nevstruyev as senior vice president of SITA Global Services (SGS).
Passenger Services

Honolulu Airport Selects SITA Smart Path for Biometric-Enabled U.S. Exit

Nov. 28, 2023
SITA has implemented 54 face pods across Terminals 1 and 2 which are available to all international passengers, providing travelers with a touchless process that further secures...
Airport Technology

Qatar Airways Selects SITA To Transform Network Infrastructure

Nov. 22, 2023
With the installation of SITA Secure SD-WAN, Qatar Airways will enhance connectivity, security, and operational efficiency across international offices and destinations.
Airport Technology

SITA Steps Closer to Net Carbon Zero Vision as Science-Based Emission Reduction Targets Approved

Nov. 16, 2023
The validation of SITA’s targets is a key step towards becoming carbon net zero by 2050. The stringent SBTi validation ensures that SITA’s climate action targets align with climate...
Passenger Services

SITA Revolutionizes the Check-In Experience at Seymour Airport

Nov. 6, 2023
Seymour Galápagos Ecological Airport will introduce SITA FlexBox at the Baltra Island cruise terminal.
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Airport Technology

Using Facial Recognition, SITA and Fraport Enable a Contactless Travel Experience for All Airline Passengers

Oct. 26, 2023
Using facial recognition, SITA and Fraport enable a contactless travel experience for all airline passengers.
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Airport Technology

Regional Airport in Australia Deploys SITA's Flex To Reduce IT Costs

Oct. 19, 2023
The cloud-based solution also is helping Newcastle Airport (NTL) rapidly scale up its passenger processing capability.
Airport Technology

SITA and Aruba Demonstrate How Physical Passports Can Be Held as a Digital Identity on Your Mobile Device

Sept. 13, 2023
Aruba is exploring rolling out Digital Travel Credentials across the island.
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Passenger Services

SITA Technology to Power French Start-up Alltheway's New Doorstep Baggage Delivery Service

Sept. 11, 2023
Using SITA Bag Journey, Alltheway integrates with an airline’s tracking systems and shares real-time baggage tracking information every step of its off-airport journey.