Measurement & Instrumentation


RFID in Baggage Handling

Published: 12 Sep 2018

Digitization is increasingly becoming the norm across industries and airports are no different. Several technologies are being tested and deployed at airports and the key driver for this trend is the enhanced passenger experience and operational efficiency. Airline operations are generally divided into ground and air with digital technologies such as barcodes, RFID, and biometrics and services and solutions such as mobile check-in, self-service kiosks for check-in and baggage drop, indoor geo-location, and electronic bag tags. However, digitization also comes with a host of challenges, ranging from technology expertise, industry mindset, to fierce competition. One of the key challenges facing airports today is mishandled baggage which is expected to result in significant monetary losses.

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