Since this weekend passengers departing from Maastricht Aachen Airport can use the self service touchless bagchain print poles to obtain a baggage label for their flight.
After scanning their home printed or mobile boarding pass the bagchain print verifies the data with the DCS via our bagchain cloud and within 5 seconds print a baggage label. In combination with the self bag drop from Vanderlande (powered by bagchain) passengers enjoy a super fast tag and drop experience.
Our bagchain gate has been launched at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Checking hand baggage at the gate with Menzies Aviation and easyJet has never been so easy. The bagchain gate our fully mobile bag tag printer solution. It automates the entire process, just scan the boarding pass, print a bag tag and print the manifest. All within seconds per passenger, saving the gate agents valuable time and despite checking hand baggage safeguard an on-time departure. And of course the bagchain gate runs on eezeetags, the self adhesive bag tags with no waste.
The bagchain is now connected to the Star Alliance Baggage Hub. bagchain customers can now enjoy the ability to exchange baggage messages directly with the 28 Star Alliance member airlines through the Star Alliance Baggage Hub.
Today we attended the AWS summit in the World Forum in The Hague. A wide range of topics were presented and several keynotes from corporates using AWS. The Cloud is accelerating innovation in business like us at bagchain!
We attended the final showcase of PASSME at the headquarters of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. PASSME is a research and innovation project funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme. PASSME aims to reduce unwanted air travel time in Europe by an hour and to make the travel experience less stressful for passengers. Several streams were presented such as Passenger Demand Forecast System, Personalised Passenger Information System, Redesigned Aircraft Interiors and Aircraft Seats, Passenger Experience Lounge and Breakthrough Research on Luggage Flows. It was great to see that some of the innovations were already adopted by some airports.
Today our bagchain gate premiered at Eindhoven Airport with Viggo Handling Services and Transavia. Checking carry-on bags at the gate has become a simple one-step process. Simply scan the passengers boarding pass, baggage tag is printed (eezeetags), tag the bag and DCS is updated. All in seconds. Simple and efficient!
We are proud to be part of the Maastricht Aachen Airport“Airport Makeover” team! We finalised the installation of 5 sets of our bagchain check-in solution. The latest technology including a world premier! eezeetags baggage labels at a check-in counter. The new set-up for Maastricht Handling Services will provide a fast and smooth check-in experience for their passengers and there is more to come…