“R​esolution 753” may not seem like something the average passenger would be interested in, but it will have a significant impact on something travelers care about: keeping tabs on their bags.  The IATA mandate for airlines to track a passenger’s checked baggage at every step of the air travel journey, which will take effect in June 2018, is pushing airlines around the world to invest in and upgrade their baggage handling systems. The 2017 SITA/ATW Baggage Report ...

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