Monday 2 May 2016
 
»
Tag
 
»
Baggage

Baggage mishandling rates drop 10.5pc

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

More…

Emirates increases free baggage allowance on Africa routes

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). E

More…

BAC signs deals to enhance airport operations

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

More…

Sharjah Airport to introduce new Sita baggage system

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

More…

Malaysia Airlines resumes checked baggage on Europe routes

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

More…

Etihad deploys new baggage management system

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. Luggage Logistics&rsquo

More…

Etihad to introduce new baggage policy

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

More…

IATA clarifies carry-on guidelines

The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has issued comments clarifying key elements of its Cabin OK initiative which have been misunderstood in some reporting. The Iata Cabin OK initiative for carry-on bags aims to provide pa

More…

Abu Dhabi International upgrades baggage handling systems

Abu Dhabi Airports (AUH) has successfully completed the installation and renovation of Baggage Handling Systems at Terminal 1 and Terminal 3, carried out by Abu Dhabi Airports’ subcontractor Siemens Logistics and Airport Solutions.

More…

Etihad chooses Sita for comprehensive bag tracking

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has chosen air transport IT specialist Sita for end-to-end baggage tracking services. Powered by Sita’s Air Transport Industry Cloud, Sita‘s new BagJourney service gives

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads