Baggage Handling

2013 World Cargo Symposium to be hosted by Qatar Airways

IATA has announced that the seventh World Cargo Symposium (WCS) will be held in Doha, Qatar, from 12-14...

Vanderlande-Blueveyor

Cradle to Cradle Certification for Vanderlande

Vanderlande Industries has become the first material handling company to receive the Cradle to Cradle certification from the...

Electric mobility aids

CAA ISSUE GUIDANCE AND TRAINING ON LOADING ELECTRIC MOBILITY AIDS On 7 September 2008 at Manchester Airport, ground...

Lost luggage report

Mishandled baggage costs the aviation industry at least $1.6 billion annually according to the latest baggage report from...

Energy Efficiency

Gary Mason speaks to Matt Payne, Senior Engineering Manager, Gatwick Baggage Operations at Gatwick Airport, to find out...

Crisplant’s Low Energy Baggage System

What are the main reasons for choosing one technology, system or piece of equipment over another? Initial cost...

St Petersburg Baggage

Pulkovo Saint Petersburg Airport in Russia is building a new fully automated baggage handling system at the cost...

Baggage Transition at Dusseldorf

A new baggage handling system that will link two terminals and connect to another has been commissioned by...

HEATHROW AIRPORT: BAGGAGE OPERATIONS

The airline or its handling agent is responsible for inputting bags into the baggage system at check-in; screening...