New passenger tracking system at Delhi Airport for enhanced social distancing protocol
12 February 2021
COVID-19 pandemic, which has wreaked havoc in the world, has come as a blessing in disguise for the aviation sector. The commercial flight operations remained shut for about two-months due to lockdown. When it resumed the sector witnessed use of many new and innovative technology to make the flying safe and prevent the spread of COVID-19 virus among passengers.
As part of its effort to provide a healthy and safe environment to the flyers, Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), a GMR Group-led consortium, introduced a new passenger tracking system that offers real-time insights on every process point for an improved passenger flow management at Delhi Airport.
Installed at Terminal 3, the system known as XOVIS PTS, would help airport officials in reducing waiting time for passenger at a process point, enhance operational efficiency and manage passenger flow to ensure social distancing is maintained at various passenger touch point areas of the airport.