Berlin, 8 October 2019 – The operator of the Airport Bratislava, a.s. (BTS) has contracted the PSI Logistics GmbH, via the integrator LogTech, with the delivery and implementation of the new system PSIairport/BRS 2019 for the baggage identification.
For the first time, BTS will focus with the proven airport system from the PSI Logistics Suite on an extensive software support. In the IT infrastructure of airports PSIairport/BRS will take over the control and documentation of process sequences for baggage handling in ground traffic in accordance with international guidelines. At the largest airport in the Slovak Republic Bratislava, the software system will organize the baggage handling between the conveyor technology in the airport building and the aircraft. The terminals with 29 check-in counters are designed for a capacity of up to five million passengers per year. In 2018, round 2.3 million travelers used the airport with a corresponding volume of baggage.
For the efficient processing, PSIairport/BRS controls the timely and targeted loading and transfer of baggage to the transport vehicles and airlines, including trolley management and cost allocation – integrating all security aspects. The PSI system offers inbound and outbound baggage recording in accordance with IATA Resolution 753, which has been in effect since mid-2018. According to this resolution, the continuous monitoring of baggage upon receipt, handling and loading also applies to transfer baggage. Commissioning of the PSI airport system is scheduled for January 2020.
Based on its own software products, PSI Group develops and integrates complete solutions for optimizing the flow of energy and materials for utilities (energy networks, energy trading, public transport) and industry (mining, metals production, automotive, mechanical engineering, logistics). PSI was founded in 1969 and employs almost 2,000 persons worldwide.