Mishandled baggage costs continue to grow but can be mitigated through adoption of new technologies, particularly RFID baggage tags and sensors, experts said yesterday in the ATWOnline webcast "Innovations in Baggage and Aircraft Turnaround." The webcast, sponsored by SITA and available for replay here, examined ways carriers can handle baggage more efficiently and cost-effectively. SITA VP-Airport Services Catherine Mayer said mishandled baggage cost airlines more than $3.8 ...

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