Gemalto brings its contribution to Malta’s ePassport program

Malta ePassport programGemalto has been selected in September 2008 for Malta’s electronic passport program​, to provide its Sealys eTravel, its highly secure ICAO compliant Operating System and Sealys eCover.​​

The Gemalto Sealys eCover is an inlay specifically developed to allow easy integration with ePassport production equipment.

Under the 7-year contract agreement, Gemalto will supply these technologies to the prime contractor De La Rue Identity Systems.

Malta, with a population of 407.810 inhabitants in 2007, is an independent parliamentary republic since 1974 and became a member of the European Union on 1 May 2004.