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    Denmark to develop digital COVID-19 ‘vaccine passport’

    The post Denmark to develop digital COVID-19 ‘vaccine passport’ appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Denmark is developing a digital vaccine passport for people who have received a COVID-19 vaccine, a move that may enable them to travel to countries where such documentation is required during the pandemic. “It is expected that there may be requirements from other countries to present vaccine documentation upon entry. A Danish vaccine passport can be used here,” the Health Ministry said in an emailed statement. The passport may be rolled out in the first months of this year to be accessed through the Danish public health website, the ministry said. It…

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    Accor announces digital solution “Accor Key”

    The post Accor announces digital solution “Accor Key” appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Accor has announced the global roll-out of its digital key solution, “Accor Key”, in line with the Group’s strategy to provide a contactless guest journey in its facilities. This exciting new step for Accor confirms its ambition to innovate and invest in high-quality technological solutions to deliver the very best and most convenient experience for its guests. The focus of the rollout will be to provide customers with a keyless door entry solution while ensuring that hotels do not lose the human touch that guests require. On arrival at their destination, customers will…

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    How digital transformation and AI will lead future development of aviation in post COVID-19 era

    The post How digital transformation and AI will lead future development of aviation in post COVID-19 era appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Dubai Airshow 2021 will serve as a platform to showcase the role of cutting edge technologies in bolstering the recovery of the aviation, aerospace and defence industries following the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on those sectors. The impact of the pandemic has accelerated the use of new technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, cybersecurity, touchless solutions, 5G, robotics, and automation. These solutions serve as a means to drive new opportunities within the industry and enhance safety, operations, productivity and profitability. A recent…

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    Air New Zealand’s global digital travel pass a reality soon

    The post Air New Zealand’s global digital travel pass a reality soon appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Air New Zealand customers and employees will be among the first to trial a digital initiative to get people moving safely across the globe again. With constantly changing entry and departure testing and paperwork requirements, the airline wants to streamline the health verification process to help customers know what they need to take their next international trip safely. The airline will trial the digital travel pass app developed by International Air Transport Association (IATA) on its Auckland-Sydney route in April. Air New Zealand chief digital officer Jennifer Sepull says…

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    How Dubai is implementing digital verification of traveller medical records related to COVID-19 vaccination

    The post How Dubai is implementing digital verification of traveller medical records related to COVID-19 vaccination appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Emirates and the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which aims to position Dubai as one of the first cities in the world to implement digital verification of traveller medical records related to COVID-19 testing and vaccination. The MoU was signed by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Emirates’ chairman and chief executive, and Awadh Al Ketbi, director general of Dubai Health Authority. Sheikh Ahmed said: “Dubai is a leading global air transport hub, as well as one of the…