It matters because passport control
is the first real greeting many visitors to the UK receive.
To my surprise, when I asked a member of the staff how was it possible that all the machines had broken down at the same time, she replied that there was nothing wrong with them but that on the occasions when all the passport control
positions were manned, the machines were not used.
Amsterdam's Schipol airport was deemed to have the shortest passport control
ACCUSED Immigration officer Narula is due to face crown court Photo: THE PICTURE FACTORY; BUSY: Passport control
, top, and Heathrow's runways
Upon arrival at Basel the passport control
were only too happy to greet us and get us through the "border crossing" as quickly and efficiently as possible.
15am on Saturday and, apart from passport control
, there were no security people beyond the luggage carousel whatsoever.
Once past security arrangements, passengers turn left for inland journies and right (east) to passport control
for international flights.
Electronic passports enable greater levels of security than those provided by current passports, boost traveller safety, and shorten the amount of time spent in passport control
queues while also allowing governments to better protect their borders.
Dubai: In a bid to expedite passenger movement through Dubai airport, the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) has announced plans to do away with the passport control
counters from the departures wing of Terminal 3.
Major-General Mohammed Al Marri, Director General of the GDRFA-Dubai, added that the passport control
officers at the airport are well trained to identify forged passports quickly and efficiently.
Passengers flying to the United States from Abu Dhabi International Airport can now make use of new automated passport control
(APC) kiosks having biometric tech.
29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the past week, Denver International Airport, Lynden Pindling International Airport in The Bahamas, and Queen Beatrix International Airport in Aruba announced they will join the ranks of 25 North American airports currently offering expedited border control processing to international travelers via Automated Passport Control