Suvarnabhumi airport increases baggage handling security to curb baggage theft
in Business, Editor's Choice | February 07, 2018 | (427 views) | By Thai PBS

Suvarnabhumi International Airport is now cooperating with the police, airlines and baggage handling operators to improve the baggage handling operations following increasing cases of baggage theft.

The cooperation includes increasing hidden cameras, speeding up police process in case of theft, certification of baggage handlers, and increasing checks on baggage claim area.

The increased security in baggage handling system at the airport and on planes was agreed upon at a meeting of relevant government agencies and airlines on Monday (Feb 6) following increasing complaints over baggage theft by baggage workers employed by the baggage handling contractor at the airport.