05.21.2018

How More Airlines Are Eliminating Gate Agents and Letting Passengers Board Themselves

How More Airlines Are Eliminating Gate Agents and Letting Passengers Board Themselves Dave Thompson - PA Images/Getty Images

It’s not unlikely there will be a time when you’ll be able to go to the airport, check in, pass through security, and board your flight without ever having to speak to another human being.

More and more airlines are testing facial-scanning programs that allow passengers to board themselves, without having to interact with a gate agent.

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