Air France is trialing autonomous baggage carts in Toulouse. The news comes as British Airways is undertaking a similar trial at London Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 5.
As airports across the globe work to cut delays, many are looking to introduce smart technology. Whether it’s enhanced tracking or artificial intelligence, integrating technology can help to cut delays across the board. However, with any new technology, there are certain pros and cons. In order to work out any potential flaws early on and to establish whether the pros outweigh the cons, technology will be tested on a small scale before being ramped up slowly.