A happy trip may be ruined by delayed baggage. It is really annoying when you could not find your baggage in time, so it will be really cool if passengers can track their baggage on the internet just like checking the logistics when shopping online. It is not much a nuisance any more because now you know where your suitcase is with the help of Where’s My Suitcase.
Track Your Delayed Airline Baggage Instructions
Where’s My Suitcase is a company that contracts with eight major airlines (Air France, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Jet Blue, Lufthansa, United and U.S. Airways) to deliver delayed baggage. To find your delayed baggage,
- Visit wheresmysuitcase.com and select your airline by clicking its icon.
- Enter your last name and Confidential Reference Number so that they can better assist you in tracking your baggage.
Note: your Confidential Reference Number could either be your BDO (Baggage Delivery Order Number), Claim Ticket Number or Bag Tag Number. It can be found on the paperwork your airline gave you when you field your delayed baggage report.
- By click the “Submit” button you can see the process of your baggage delivery from start to finish.
- Clicking the “Hold My Delivery” button to specify a date and time you would like your baggage released will allow you to hold your baggage delivery to a later time.
- If you do not want to be disturbed when your baggage is arrived, please click the “Waive Signature” button and your baggage will be delivered without your signature.
- You can also change your deliver location simply by hitting the “Update” button under your delivery information and change the address information before your baggage is out for delivery. To receive latest status of your delivery, you need to provide your email address by using the “Update” button.
In case you have any question, please click the “FAQ” button on the top right to get help. To share your experience or request information, you can email at [email protected]
To find your delayed baggage, visit wheresmysuitcase.com for help.
About Common Reasons for Airlines Losing Luggage
Losing luggage is terrible. In 2010, airlines mishandled 12.07 bags for every 1,000 passengers. According to various airline officials, there are four frequent reasons for losing luggage. First, the routing label gets damaged. Second, you forget to pick up your luggage upon landing. Third, the attendant types in the wrong destination code. Forth, your bag is loaded onto the wrong plane. Knowing the reasons for the lost luggage will help you to find your delayed luggage quickly.
- Air France Homepage – airfrance.us/cgi-bin/AF/US/en/common/home/flights/ticket-plane.do
- Alaska Airlines Homepage – alaskaair.com
- American Airlines Homepage – aa.com
- Delta Homepage – delta.com