The global deployment of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology, which can accurately track passengers’ baggage in real time across key points in the journey, can enable the air transport industry to save more than $3 billion ove
Abu Dhabi Airports has installed a new Automated Tray Return System (ATRS) to speed up the process of hand luggage screening at Terminal 3 in Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH).
The new system allows for the processing of more
Passengers arriving at Geneva Airport in the past few days have received help with their bag drop from Leo, an innovative baggage robot developed by air transport IT provider Sita, which is being trialed outside the airport’s Terminal 1.
The airline industry’s focus on improving baggage management is showing strong results with 2015 baggage mishandling rates dropping to 6.5 bags per 1,000 passengers, the lowest ever recorded.
According to the Sita Bag
All Emirates customers travelling in any of the airline's three cabin classes on outbound African flights will now benefit from the increase in free baggage allowance based on the piece concept (individual piece of luggage).
Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) and the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications (MTT) signed a contract for a state-of-the-art baggage handling system and new security screening equipment at the recent Bahrain International Airshow, said
Sharjah Aviation Services today announced it will introduce new automated baggage management and communication systems, provided by global air transport technology specialist Sita, at Sharjah International Airport.
The new systems
Malaysia Airlines resumed normal check-in baggage allowances on all its flights on Wednesday after banning it temporarily due to strong head winds on the longer routes it was taking for safety reasons.
The airline said it has recently h
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, today announced an agreement with Luggage Logistics to transform the end-to-end baggage management process across the airline’s global airport network.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, will soon introduce new baggage policy enhancements, providing greater benefits to guests with increased rewards for Etihad Guest loyalty programme members.
Launching in conjunction with