Border Control Checkpoints
ePassport and Visa programs are being mandated by government agencies around the world. The intent is to increase the level of accurateness for immigration and add an increased level of security. The new generation of passports, already being rolled out in several countries, will contain a RFID chip that securely stores an individuals biometrics such as fingerprint and facial templates.
At the border checkpoints, biometric readers will compare the traveler’s live biometric image to the stored information on the passport to verify a match. This ensures that the person is who they claim. When a large international flight unloads there are hundreds of people that need to be screened and verified through customs quickly and securely. A4 Vision Civil ID hardware produce images that adheres to the ICAO standards for machine readable travel documents and provides the efficiency and security required.