Bangalore Airport receives baggage certification from IATA
BIAL is the first airport in India to receive Baggage Improvement Programme certification from IATA.
Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has announced that the airport is the first in India to receive Baggage Improvement Programme (BIP) certification from IATA.
The certification testifies that BIAL, along with all partner airlines and ground handlers, has successfully implemented all the key processes that ensure a high quality of baggage services, as per IATA’s BIP guidelines.
GV Sanjay Reddy, managing director, BIAL, said: “By participating in this programme, Bengaluru International Airport has once again reaffirmed its commitment to delivering the highest standards of consistent and reliable service to airlines and passengers.
“This participation and result demonstrates the passion of the workforce towards being the front runner in airport efficiency initiatives and reflects the commitment to continuous improvement.”
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The FTE 'On the Ground' conference at FTE Global 2014, which will take place in Las Vegas from 24-26 September, will include a dedicated Baggage Advancements Workshop. In this session, senior representatives from airlines, airports and suppliers will explore how the industry can provide an all-encompassing and consistent baggage offer for passengers worldwide, and what impact the likes of home-printed and permanent bag tags will have on future baggage processes.
FTE Global 2014 will also include the 'Up in the Air' conference stream, an extensive exhibition of the latest passenger-focused solutions, the FTE Awards ceremony and an exciting social programme.
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