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TSA testing facial recognition at BWI and other airports, raising privacy concerns

May 16, 2023
airport, travel, traveler

A passenger walks up to an airport security checkpoint, slips an ID card into a slot and looks into a camera atop a small screen. The screen flashes “Photo Complete” and the person walks through — all without having to hand over their identification to the TSA officer sitting behind the screen. It’s all part of a pilot project by the Transportation Security Administration to assess the use of facial recognition technology at a number of airports across the country.

 

Article Source: The Daily Record

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