Australian airline Qantas has successfully introduced its a new contactless check-in system at the Sydney Airport.
Already up and running in Perth, the system allows Qantas Club members and frequent flyers to check in using only their contactless ‘Q cards.’
After tapping the Q card at a reader at the terminal entrance, the traveler receives an automated text message on their mobile phone confirming a successful check-in. The card is then tapped once again at the departure gate.
According to itwire.com, Qantas is issuing the cards to travelers in order of their frequent flier status.
So far, Qantas has reported a smooth roll out of the system.
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