Baggage-Checking Extension Survives
- Top 10 Airport Security Tips to Know Before You Go. // Road & Travel;4/1/2012, Vol. 24 Issue 4.1, p1
The article presents tips for air travelers for navigating through airport security. Packages are sent for X-ray scanning, and this include electronic gadgets, which are to be kept in their own plastic tray with proper identification. Sharp objects are kept in checked luggage instead in a...
- BUSINESS NEWS. // Airport Security Report;12/28/2005, Vol. 12 Issue 25, p4
The article presents news briefs on issues and events related to airport security as of December 2005. The Department of Transport in Great Britain has approved the use of UK Rapiscan Systems' MVXR5000 multi-view X-ray in-line checked baggage screening system. Global Security Associates is...
- Finding a match between safety, convenience. Smith, Greg // Automatic I.D. News;July97, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p54
Reports on the implementation of the Positive bag matching on domestic flights in United States to guarantee that only bags of actual passengers are loaded on planes. Why the positive bag matching has been required on international flights; Reason why Dave Fuscus of the Air Transport...
- How to Survive the Holiday Baggage Wars. // Consumer Reports Travel Letter;Dec99, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p1
Addresses luggage-related problems encountered by travellers in airports. INSET: How to beat the baggage blues, Better handling?.
- UNFRIENDLY SKIES. Lindsey, Joe // Bicycling;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p15
The article presents comments of various notable people regarding the increase in airline baggage fee of bicycles in the U.S. INSETS: The Best -- and Worst -- Airlines for Cyclists;Seven Tips for Beating Bag Fees.
- skip the schlep. // Corporate Meetings & Incentives;Nov2003, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p35
Reports on the availability of a remote airline check-in system at The Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida.
- Friendly, but expensive, skies. // Backpacker;Sep96, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p20
Reports on the policies on baggage of some airlines in the United States.
- Travel talk. Decker, Hoyte // Black Enterprise;Sep95, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p143
Presents an advisory on the extent of liability an airline has on a lost baggage. Variability of the loss coverage depending on a carrier; Federal agency for lost baggage complaints.
- Beware: Thieves hunt for baggage. Jones, Sandra // Crain's Chicago Business;9/20/93, Vol. 16 Issue 38, pT4
Focuses on the incidence of luggage theft in airlines. View of luggage theft as more of an anomaly than a serious concern; Average bags stolen in American airlines; Crack on theft rings by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and local police; Japanese business travelers as favorite...