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Battle over facial recognition comes to Sea-Tac Airport

Nov 24, 2019 - The Seattle Times

An unregulated, controversial technology is coming to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport: Facial recognition.

Delta Air Lines, Sea-Tac's second-largest carrier, is implementing facial recognition to use with international travelers at its gates by year-end.

Instead of fumbling for their passport and boarding pass to get on a plane, all that passengers will need to board a flight will be their face - photographed by Delta and matched with a visa or passport photo on file with U.S....