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Swedish Airline Offers Fingerprint Check-In

For SAS domestic flights, passengers scan their index finger to check baggage and to board. Some security experts are skeptical

No ID? No problem. In Sweden, all the identification you need to board an airplane is now at your fingertips—literally.

Scandinavian Airlines Sweden (SAS) now allows travelers with luggage to board domestic flights by providing a scan of their index fingerprint.