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Hot on the heels of its Google Glass test with Virgin Atlantic, SITA has actually revealed a 2nd aviator scheme, this time at Copenhagen Airport.

SITA Laboratory intended to take the wearable innovation and also offer it to passenger managing support staff to see exactly what benefits might be reaped.

The two-month test viewed two personnel equipped with Glass for a variety of features – trouble capturing, to report any kind of airline handover problems, translation as well as sharing as well as communication in between staff.

Feedback was positive with ground team suching as the reality that it was handsfree along with just how very easy it was to use.

How much heat the wearable innovation generated was the only concern.

One future advantage highlighted, although not yet realised, was the the influence of the combination of real-time airline company and also flight terminal details with Google Glass.

SITA Lab supervisor Renaud Irminger claims:

‘If it was incorporated it would have been much more powerful as well as the points we are checking out are: can we check a boarding pass or a passport, can we board with Google Glass?

‘It takes as well much time and is not reliable yet in the future they will have much better video cameras, far better Central Processing Unit as well as a quicker link.’

He adds that it will certainly be a few years just before the technology could be commonly set up and in the meantime tools will progress and the price will certainly come down.

Details of the trial were exposed during the SITA Airline company IT Summit in Brussels this week.

During the occasion, the firm’s head of state for Europe, Dave Bakker, explained wearable innovation as altering the guest quest tomorrow in the means that mobile is today.

He additionally discussed the part modern technology would certainly play in terms of addressing issues such as how airlines as well as flight terminals will cater for even more guests utilizing the existing framework, the demand for a more pleasant traveler journey and monetising the process by providing selection and upselling.

Irminger states various other airline companies and also airports have actually revealed interest as well as it is in discussion about a more test yet included that it hesitates to do more unless it can find out something different.

During a later session, Saudi Arabian Airlines marketing and product management principal Abdulrahman Al Fahad said the airline was keen to be initially if plans for an onboard Google Glass trial pertained to fruition.