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Panasonic Trials Automated Electric Wheelchair At Tokyo Haneda Airport

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Panasonic / Tokyo Haneda Airport / WHILL INC working together on WHILL NEXT automated robotic electric wheelchairs for improved accessibilities and passenger experience

Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND) is the world’s fifth busiest airport with over 80 million passengers in 2016 (Related Insight). With an aging population and an international mix of travellers, the airport is working with technology companies to invest in new accessibility solutions that would improve passenger experience and help it gain an advantage in a competitive […]

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Inside Look At World’s Busiest Airports 2016 (Part 1 – Overview)

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2016 Top 30 Busiest Airports - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

2016 was another banner year for travel as the world’s airports handled more than 3.7 billion passengers, up a robust 8.6% from the previous record level from 2015.  The total passenger count was almost half of the world’s total population (estimated at ~7.5 billion currently).  Experience The Skies compiled the world’s top 30 busiest airports (also known as […]

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Technologies That Matter To Travellers (2017 Google Edition)

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Google hosted its annual I/O conference May 17-19, 2017 at its Mountain View, California offices. The conference highlighted some of the software technologies the company is focusing on now and into the near future. Some of the showcased technologies have great use cases to improve the travel experience. Here are glimpses of these technologies and their […]