June 2009
Association Meetings;Jun2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports that 10 million fewer bags were mishandled by the airlines in 2008 than 2007, according to the aviation information technology provider SITA in the U.S. It is inferred that there were still 33 million bags that went to wrong place, damaged or disappear altogether in 2008. It is also cited that lesser passengers were checking luggage because of the new fees on checked bags.


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