Vision-Box installs new RAPID system in Porto Santo, Madeira

On the 26th of June, the RAPID system for automatic border control was launched at Porto Santo’s International Airport by the Portuguese Minister of Home Affairs, Rui Pereira. The Minister highlighted the fact that the installation of this control system in all

Portuguese international airports has been completed and emphasized the importance of RAPID “this is a control system that serves simultaneously freedom of movement and security, and today security is driven by technology, and we all know how technology has progressed over the last decade”.

Developed by Vision-Box and by the Portuguese Immigration and Border Control Service, the RAPID system for automatic border control is a pioneering system that enables the automatic control of European Union passengers who travel with an electronic passport, through biometric data matching and analysis.

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