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July 01, 2019 Vanderlande is key player as Istanbul Airport goes live

Vanderlande has been a key player in the successful go-live at Istanbul Airport (IST) with an integrated solution comprising a state-of-the-art baggage handling system (BHS), intelligent software and life-cycle services. İstanbul Airport is the most significant BOT (build, operate, transfer) project in the history of Turkey and has the potential to become the largest single terminal airport in the world. It will connect to more than 300 destinations and handle over 200 million travellers when all phases are complete.

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June 26, 2019 DFW International Airport partners with Vanderlande on autonomous vehicle solution FLEET

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport is using innovative technology to help its customers with more seamless transfers, by introducing Vanderlande’s autonomous vehicle solution FLEET, in the recheck area in Terminal D. The first of its kind robotic system can handle nearly 450 bags per hour and is being tested with transfer passengers who arrive from international flights and connect through DFW.

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May 28, 2019 Vanderlande signs 20-year framework agreement with Brussels Airport

Vanderlande has been awarded the contract to execute a significant upgrade to the baggage handling system (BHS) at Brussels Airport. This forms a key part of a 20-year framework agreement signed between the Brussels Airport Company (BAC) and Vanderlande in March 2019. The proposed operational improvements will allow the airport to handle an expected growth in annual passenger numbers from 25 to 40 million within the next 25 years.

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April 02, 2019 Vanderlande to showcase FLEET developments at ACI Asia-Pacific/WAGA 2019

Vanderlande presents the latest advancements in its FLEET solution at this year’s ACI Asia-Pacific/World Annual General Assembly, Conference and Exhibition (WAGA) on 2-4 April hosted by Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA). This follows on from the partnership agreement that was signed between Vanderlande and Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) that focuses on trialling the latest autonomous guided vehicle technology in the baggage handling process at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) with regards to improving quality, efficiency and flexibility.

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March 26, 2019 FLEET: all systems go at Rotterdam The Hague Airport

In November 2018, Vanderlande achieved a significant milestone for its future-proof baggage logistics solution, FLEET. Beginning live operations at Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTHA) – and supported by on-site handler Aviapartner – an historic three-month readiness test period got underway. The overall project was aimed at improving the baggage handling process at the airport through the use of intelligent autonomous vehicle technology.

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