COSAW Advanced Airport Services Automated Self-Boarding Gates are based on the COSAW Hand Luggage Verification & Control device.
COSAW device was originally designed for precise measurement of size and weight of hand luggage carried on board by passengers, providing an exact approach to the features of the hand luggage on board.
According to the requirements of both Airlines, Handling Agents and Airport Authorities, COSAW has developed a unified solution for Automated Self-Boarding, including certification of hand luggage size and weight and passenger ID verification.
According to metrics from trusted sources, the current situation is creating to both airlines and airports to generate loses due to extra processing times at boarding gates and inefficient fuel and weight calculations.
Of round trips no longer than 3 nights.
Of travelers flying with at least one piece of hand luggage.
Of regional flights related to leisure.
The current situation will not improve since the number of passenger flying is increasing and the time between trips is becoming shorter than ever.
Of the hand luggage carried by passengers does not comply with the Airline weight restrictions.
Of the hand luggage is over 10 kg.
Of travel bags did not comply with the Airline size restrictions.
COSAW Advanced Airport Services Automated Self-Boarding Gates will provide tools and metrics to allow airlines, airports and handling agents achieve the following goals:
Cost reduction on ground operations related to boarding procedures.
Increase of incomes related to hand luggage handling.
Reduction of boarding times, avoidance of bottlenecks at boarding gates.