NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CLEAR, a technology provider using advanced biometric identity verification to speed travelers through airport security, announced today it would launch its unique services Las Vegas's McCarran International Airport this summer.
"We are thrilled to be bringing CLEAR to Las Vegas. McCarran is the tenth airport offering our services," said CLEAR CEO Caryn Seidman Becker. "CLEAR and McCarran are dedicated to creating the safest and most efficient experience possible for travelers departing this world-renowned destination."
Certified by the Department of Homeland Security as Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology, CLEAR members use their biometrics (fingerprint and iris) to verify their identity allowing them expedited security screening at major US airports across the country. At all of its locations CLEAR services are closely integrated with TSA's Pre-Check. Typical CLEAR members consistently get through airport checkpoints in less than 5 minutes. CLEAR anticipates launching dedicated members-only security lanes and enrollment kiosks in three of McCarran's checkpoints in mid-August 2014.
CLEAR membership is only $179 a year for unlimited use. Members can add their spouse or partner for an additional $50, and children under 18 are always free (no CLEAR card required) through the CLEAR lane. Military and corporate discounts are also available.
CLEAR's secure biometric technology is scalable for other uses and platforms, including stadiums, universities, municipal buildings and other venues seeking fast, effective and secure identity verification on a large scale.
For a demonstration on how CLEAR works, view this video: http://vimeo.com/53687250
CLEAR currently operates at San Francisco, San Jose, Denver, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston Bush, Houston Hobby, San Antonio, Orlando, and Westchester County Airport in New York. CLEAR has a growing base of over 300,000 loyal members nationwide and has been used almost two million times by travelers. CLEAR is currently expanding to bring its timesaving, secure biometric technology to airports around the country and is now integrated with TSA Pre-Check in all CLEAR locations. Enrollment is fast and easy and can be done at any of CLEAR's enrollment centers (http://clearme.com/enrollment-centers). For more information on how CLEAR is changing the way people travel, visit http://www.clearme.com.