Tag: David Lavorel

SITA acquires ASISTIM Airline Services

SITA, the technology provider for the air transport industry, has just taken the big step of moving into the operations as-a-service market with the acquisition of ASISTIM, a company known for its airline flight operations services. As air travel evolves, airlines face issues like staff shortages...

SITA and Fraport implement facial recognition for all airline passengers

SITA and Fraport are enabling all airlines at Frankfurt Airport to jointly use face biometrics as identification from check-in to boarding the aircraft. Frankfurt is the first airport in Europe to offer biometric touchpoints to all airline passengers, enabling streamlined, frictionless passage th...

SITA partners with Zamna to digitise travel processes for airlines and airports

SITA is innovating with cutting-edge technology to strengthen its airline, airport, and border solutions in partnership with travel identity company Zamna Technologies. Zamna’s solution uses a decentralized blockchain based model to transform how passenger data, such as passport, visa, and he...

SITA announces re-election of Dr. Adib Charif as President of the SITA Council

SITA, the leading IT provider to the air transport industry, has announced the re-election of Dr. Adib Charif, Head of IT at Middle East Airlines-Air Liban, as President of the SITA Council. Dr. Charif was confirmed as SITA Council President following an election that took place in September 2022...

Sita Opens the Door to New Partners as It Embarks on A New Path to Growth

SITA, the leading IT provider to the air transport industry, today announced the launch of a partnership program aimed at joining hands with key partners as it embarks on a new path to growth. Through the new partner platform, Launchpad, SITA has outlined four key areas where it seeks to build ne...

SITA appoints David Lavorel as its new CEO

The SITA Board has announced the appointment of David Lavorel as the company’s new CEO. Under his leadership and vision, SITA will continue to lead a strategic change for the industry, helping its customers implement digitalized and smart solutions. Over the past 20 years at SITA, Lavorel ha...

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