The humanoid robot at Munich Airport (Photo: Munich Airport)

Lufthansa and Munich Airport Introduce Humanoid Robot

Lufthansa and Munich Airport have started testing of a humanoid robot in Terminal 2 of the airport. The robot, given the name “Josie Pepper,” is there to provide information and answer questions for passengers in Terminal 2. Passengers can ask for directions to their gate or certain shops or restaurants, and Josie Pepper will give them a prompt response. The robot itself is 120 cm (3.9ft.) tall and speaks English. Munich Airport and Lufthansa are breaking new ground with the…