28 FEBRUARY 2011

YOUR WORDS


Readers are invited to add their comments to any story. Click on the article to see and add.

BTN DISTRIBUTION

BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.

Index

Email this Page
Bookmark

The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
info@btnews.co.uk
© 2018 Business Travel News Ltd.

Article from BTNews 28 FEBRUARY 2011

AND FINALLY: Luton Airport introduces two new staff members

As part of a series of initiatives aimed at simplifying the security process and improving the experience for passengers, Luton Airport has become the first airport in the world to introduce holographic announcers.  A lady and gentlemen are being employed to communicate important security messages as passengers pass from check-in to the departure lounge and stand guardian at the top of the stairs before entering the security area.

At the moment they are on trial but should they prove successful passengers can look forward to seeing the couple throughout the airport, in operational roles, offering passenger information and for use by retail outlets within the terminal building.  They will probably produce some offspring.

They’ve been nicknamed "Hol ly" and “Graham (which is tough on the real Holly and Graham, a Doctor and Airline Captain who 'were' friends of your Editor).

If they don’t work there is no question of redundancy.  Tensator, global leaders in queue management and digital signage solutions, and creators (of the frighteningly realistic machines) can have them back!

Index/Home page
 

OUR READERS FINEST WORDS (All times and dates are GMT)

All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum


No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?


Add your comment

First Name
Surname
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
Country/City
Comment
- You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear.
- Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.


www.btnews.co.uk