Category Archives: Baggage Handling

Gatwick Launches Incentivised Car-pooling Service for Airport Staff

Gatwick has announced it is the first airport in the world to launch a car-pooling service that offers staff preferential parking spaces and tracks their … More ››

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Brisbane Airport Extends Technology Partnership

Brisbane, the third busiest airport in Australia, has again selected SITA as its technology partner as the airport continues its growth and transformation plans. The … More ››

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Siemens Secures Service Contract for two Dubai Airports

Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) has secured a service contract for the baggage and material handling systems at the two international airports in … More ››

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Emirates Announces IATA 753 Compliance Certification for its Dubai hub

Emirates has announced the award of IATA 753 compliance certification for its baggage operation in its home base of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  The resolution … More ››

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ACI: Passengers up 10% in Asia-Pacific and down -2% in Middle East

The latest figures released by the Asia-Pacific branch of Airports Council International (ACI) show passenger traffic across Asia-Pacific airports recorded growth at +9.9% in April … More ››

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New Five-Year Plan for London Gatwick

London Gatwick Airport has announced a new five-year Capital Investment Plan (CIP) at the British-Irish Airports Expo event in London.  The airport will spend £1.11 … More ››

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Primera to Suspend Transatlantic Services from Birmingham

Birmingham Airport has said it is disappointed to confirm that Primera Air will temporarily suspend flights to New York and Toronto from June 21 due … More ››

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Orlando Airport Partially Reimbursed for Federal Security Upgrades

Orlando International Airport has announced it is scheduled to receive $6.4 million from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as partial repayment for security upgrades following … More ››

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Transfer Passenger Capabilities Enhanced at Doha’s Hamad Airport

Hamad International Airport, Doha (IATA: DOH) says it has moved to further improve its passenger transfer capabilities.  HIA has issued a press release stating that … More ››

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Siemens Signs Dubai Airports Deal

Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) and Dubai Airports have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore potential areas of collaboration that will … More ››

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