Hotspot (a.k.a. Hotspot System) started in 2015. The European Commission developed this action plan to support European member nations by reducing the extraordinary migratory pressure at Europe’s external borders.
Long queues for passport control are unpleasant for travelers. ETIAS will improve the travel experience by reducing wait times at international borders. Systematic changes will help prevent delays, and implementation of ETIAS online application by 2023 will make travel to the Schengen area easier for millions of visitors, including U.S. citizens.
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