Amadeus: Airportr joins the Amadeus Explore start up accelerator

    Amadeus announced (20-Sep-2019) Airportr, a start up focused on airline-integrated bag check in and delivery service, joined Amadeus Explore, a global initiative to assist technology start ups scale faster. Airportr has developed a network of input points around a city, through vetted drivers powered by its mobile technology. Customers can book via a participating airline, choosing a timeslot to have bags collected and checked-in at the location of their choice before their flight. The driver scans and validates IDs and boarding passes capturing responses to airline security questions and safely sealing bags. Airportr already works with British AirwayseasyJetVirgin AtlanticThomas CookFinnairCathay Pacific and American Airlines in London. It plan to add more airlines and locations in 2019. [more – original PR]