Emirates will partner with Dubai International, London Heathrow and Hong Kong International to trial RFID baggage handling technology. EK will tag approximately 500,000 bags with RFID chips during the six-month test. Senior VP-Airport Services Dan Griffith said that "previous RFID trials by other parties on a smaller scale have shown that the technology almost eliminates scanner 'misreads,' significantly improving the efficiency of the baggage system and customer experience. We are now ...

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