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NEWS Thursday, 19 April 2018 |

Baggage 'mishandling' rates drop by 70% since 2007 – new report

Airlines and airports continue to get better with baggage, with the number of mishandled bags dropping 70% since 2007, according to a new report.

NEWS Monday, 17 November 2014 |

New one-stop shop luggage store opens at Edinburgh

A new store opened at Edinburgh Airport gives passengers a one-stop-shop for all their luggage needs.

NEWS Friday, 04 January 2013 |

SECURITY: University researchers develop low-cost 3D baggage scanner

Researchers at University College London are working with x-ray specialists, 3DX-RAY, to find a more cost effective scanning system for airport baggage.
NEWS Thursday, 09 February 2012 |

Schiphol doubles self-service baggage drops

Amsterdam Schiphol has added six new self-service baggage drop-off units to its Departure Hall 2, doubling the total to 12.

NEWS Friday, 16 September 2011 |

Boston Logan to get $140m security facelift

The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) has given the go-ahead for $140 million to be spent on upgrading the baggage screening systems at Boston Logan International Airport. 

PRODUCT NEWS Monday, 05 September 2011 |

Pteris Global bags $5m project at Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport

Pteris Global has won the $5 million contract to supply and install a baggage handling system at Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport (HXIA) in China.

WBP NEWS Tuesday, 30 August 2011 |

Siemens wins €63m baggage contract at Munich Airport

Siemens Mobility has won a €63 million contract to extend the baggage handling system at Munich Airport’s Terminal 2 to meet an increase in passenger numbers.

WBP NEWS Monday, 04 July 2011 |

Crisplant wins Bogat√° baggage contract

Crisplant, part of the Beumer Group, will design, manufacture, install and maintain the new baggage handling system at Bogotá’s Eldorado International Airport.

NEWS Friday, 15 April 2011 |

New RFID baggage tags could save the airlines up to $650 million per annum

Engineers from Cambridge University in the UK claim to have devised a “ground-breaking radio tagging system” which could save airlines nearly $650 million per annum.

NEWS Tuesday, 22 March 2011 |

Rapiscan baggage scanner gets EC certification

Rapiscan Systems’ 620DV advanced baggage scanner has passed EU regulations on liquid threat detection.

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