Paris Airport Replaces Human Boarding Agents With Holograms

france airport hologram ticket agent
france airport hologram ticket agent

Technology has threatened many jobs with extinction in the last few years: travel agents, thanks to Expedia; translators, thanks to Google; waiters, thanks to the iPad. But positions that involve a smile, a warm greeting, and a reassuring glance are less under threat, one would think. You'd be wrong. At one French airport, your friendly boarding agent has gone virtual.