04 Dec '17, 10am

Changi Airport warns of potential baggage delay due to monsoon season

SINGAPORE: Travellers arriving at Changi Airport during the year-end holiday period may experience delays in retrieving their luggage due to the monsoon season, said Changi Airport Group (CAG) on Monday (Dec 4). It explained that heavy rain and lightning may force ground handlers to temporarily stop the retrieval of baggage from aircraft. “This is for the safety of the baggage handling staff,” said CAG. Advertisement Advertisement “When there is lightning activity, there is also the possibility of a ‘side flash’, where dangerous static electric discharge occurs even when the workers are standing close to the aircraft and not in contact with any object,” it added, noting that lightning alerts have also been issued when it is not raining. Last month alone, bad weather led to baggage delays for 1.5 per cent of arrival flights. Out of 14,971 flights, there were baggage delays ...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/changi-airp...

Tweets

Baggage delay for some Changi Airport passenger...

mothership.sg 05 Dec '17, 2am

Frequent fliers, holiday-makers, and bosses who like to travel overseas in December, please be patient as you wait for you...

Layover in Singapore? Here's The Best Things To...

maketimetoseetheworld.com 03 Dec '17, 10am

Incredible Things To Do in Changi Airport There is a HUGE list of incredible things to do in Changi Airport, the majority ...

Pamper your family and friends this festive sea...

nubox.com.sg 04 Dec '17, 10am

3.3 You shall not violate or attempt to violate or compromise the security of the Website, including, without limitation, ...

It's only going to be eight episodes long.

hypebeast.com 05 Dec '17, 4am

At Monday’s UBCS’s Global Media and Communications Conference, Ted Sarandos, the content chief of the streaming giant, con...

Post Malone Apologizes to Fans for Album Delay

Post Malone Apologizes to Fans for Album Delay

hypebeast.com 03 Dec '17, 4am

Looks like Post Malone fans will need to wait a little bit longer for the arrival of his sophomore album Beerbongs & Bentl...

The 5.09pm Springfield to Central train is dela...

translink.com.au 08 Dec '17, 7am

Select your preferred view of TransLink Cairns City, Palm Cove & Earlville Mackay Northern Beaches, Sarina, Marian and Mir...

Singapore Flight To Mumbai Nearly Landed At Wrong Airport: Report

Singapore Flight To Mumbai Nearly Landed At Wro...

ndtv.com 04 Dec '17, 3pm

The pilot of a city-bound Singapore Airlines flight with 245 passengers and 14 crew members onboard was forced to disconti...

Some last minute furniture shopping for this fe...

iproperty.com.sg 07 Dec '17, 3am

The new Button collection of storage furniture promises to put a smile on your face every day. The series – which includes...

Singapore Airlines flight ‘mistakes’ Juhu airport as CSAI https://t.co/iueAvHvX9B

Singapore Airlines flight ‘mistakes’ Juhu airpo...

dnaindia.com 05 Dec '17, 1am

The civil aviation industry was on Monday abuzz about a Singapore Airlines flight SQ422 (Singapore-Mumbai) which mistakenl...

First Bitcoin Dispute Due for Trial in Singapore

cryptocoinsnews.com 09 Dec '17, 8am

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The first legal trial involving bitcoi...

Cancel the 'could': Cholera will resurge in #Ye...

channelnewsasia.com 03 Dec '17, 2pm

GENEVA: Another wave of cholera could strike Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition blockade has cut off fuel for hospitals, w...

WATCH: @SingaporeAir has a new #A380 – check it...

channelnewsasia.com 14 Dec '17, 9am

SINGAPORE: Flag carrier Singapore Airlines (SIA) picked up the first of its five new A380s on Thursday (Dec 14). The new p...

@CHRISALLEN3285 Hi, sorry for the delay in resp...

greyhound.com 03 Dec '17, 3pm

Your smartphone is your personal ticket kiosk – in the palm of your hand: The future of bus travel is here! We're making b...