] Hawaiian passengers can already check in over the
] Internet. Using BaggageDirect.com, they can now check in
] luggage from their home, office, or hotel (at least 12
] hours notice is required). When the passenger arrives at
] the airport, they go through security and directly to
] their departure gate.
] The goal is no lines, no waiting, and no hassles.
] Using guidelines approved by the Transportation Security
] Administration (TSA), BaggageDirect will send a trained,
] uniformed, and TSA-certified "mobile skycap" to retrieve
] the luggage and present the passengers with their
] boarding passes and baggage claim receipts. The cost for
] one person with two pieces of luggage is $30. It is $15
] for each additional person going to the same location.
Fool.com: Airline Eliminates Check-In Hassle [Motley Fool Take] September 10, 2004