24 Dec 2015
Presence of the systems of control over all stages of the baggage handling including the systems of video surveillance.
In connection with the emergence of information about the frequent cases of theft of personal belongings of the passengers' luggage, the reporter Gulzhan Kaliyeva and the film crew of TV channel KTK personally acquainted themselves with the procedures of handling and checking of baggage of the passengers of “Almaty International Airport” JSC, and made certain in the presence of the systems of control over all stages of the baggage handling including the systems of video surveillance.
It should be noted that the management of “Almaty International Airport” JSC carries constantly out the work with personnel aimed at prevention of offences in the handling of baggage, carrying out these activities in close cooperation with the staff of Linear Department of police.
The JSC “Almaty International Airport” installed the system of video surveillance which allows to not only trace the whole process of baggage handling, from the time of its registration at the check-in desk, sorting in the baggage handling area, delivery to the board of the aircraft, but also to prevent acts of unlawful access of strangers to the passengers' luggage. The Employees of the Aviation Security Service, who are at each stage of processing of baggage in the terminal and on the apron, ensure the safety of luggage also when it is handling. In addition, the Luggage is loaded aboard of the aircraft and unloaded in the presence and under the control of specialists of the airlines.
The above measures allow minimizing all the cases of faults in the handling of passengers ' Luggage.
Responsibility for the safety of baggage at its transportation, according to the international rules, is born by the carrier company.
To avoid the unlawful access of strangers to the Luggage, we recommend passengers not to carry valuables and money, and to insure a baggage, to prevent access to the contents when packing the Luggage.