Milan Linate Airport's redesigned terminal will improve the traveller experience and satisfaction of passengers through the introduction of new services and amenities.
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Baggage handling is the process of transporting passenger luggage from a check-in counter at a departure airport, onto a plane cargo hold and then to a collection point at an arrival airport.
A baggage handling system (BHS) is made up of a number of different processes and checks. A BHS is designed to count bags, check weights of bags, balance loads, screen suitcases for security reasons, transport bags through an airport conveyor belt system and read bag information automatically.
The new HBS system at Guernsey Airport, which is being installed into its final position, will remove the need for random manual searches of hold baggage by security staff.
Director and CEO of Miami International Airport, Lester Sola, discusses the significant benefits, both financially and environmentally, resulting from the airport’s sustainability projects in the next instalment of International Airport Review’s exclusive series.
With complete 5G coverage across the entire premises, it will be possible in the future to determine the exact location of devices and people, to transport luggage on self-driving vehicles, and to use autonomous robots to secure the site.
Andrew Price, former Head of Global Baggage Operations at the International Air Transport Association (IATA), explains how to run a successful airport baggage operation as volumes return to the baggage hall, and how you can best support your passengers with their baggage journey.
Stansted's baggage system upgrade, which has taken four years to complete, was completed ahead of schedule as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is a quiet time at Eindhoven Airport due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, with significantly fewer passengers and suitcases. But those who think that little is happening are mistaken. The airport is looking beyond the crisis, sticking to its strategy, and working hard with its partners on new innovations…
Earlier this year, we met with the International Airport Review Advisory Board to discuss the state of the aviation industry. The result is this detailed report which is free for subscribers to download.
International Airport Review asked Franck Maurin, Product and Solutions Director for Passenger Facilitation and Border Control at IDEMIA and Borry Vrieling, Founder and Managing Director of Eezeetags b.v., what the future of seamless travel looks like for airports?
29 March 2021 | By NEXTT Vision (IATA & ACI)
As a joint initiative of ACI and IATA, NEXTT (New Experience Travel Technologies) creates a shared vision for the future of travel. In our previous webinars, we reconfirmed the validity of the concepts under NEXTT in a Covid and post-pandemic environment and learned from our industry experts how they turned the concepts into…
The new system disinfects baggage automatically as it passes through the conveyor, helping to support Kuala Lumpur Airport in its continuous efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19.
24 March 2021 | By TIBCO
Watch this webinar by IATA and TIBCO to explore how the travel industry is transforming and the three technology imperatives for 2021.
With the airport on track to open in late 2026, Western Sydney International's baggage handling system will utilise the latest technology in order to deliver a fast and easy experience for passengers and airlines.
Being able to connect to any airline through a single internet link to Amadeus Flow allows new innovations like contactless multi-merchant payments to be rolled out at check-in desks, kiosks and bag drop units quickly and easily.