iPort DCS

Operating System: Web based
Communications: Any form of communication (3G, Internet, SITA/ARINC, ACARS, VPN…)
Interfacing: iPort DCS supports open standards, which allows us to integrate seamlessly with reservations systems, BHS/BRS, payment service providers and more. iPort DCS already has an interface towards WorldTracer, TravelDoc, e-ticket databases and more

Main Advantages:
+ Lowest total cost of ownership in the industry
+ Revolutionary airport connectivity model
+ Fast implementation times
+ Intuitive & easy to use
+ Short training times
+ Complete functionality for both passenger handling and load control
+ Wide range of self-service options
+ Web based application
+ Costless continuous deployment of new functionality
+ Ground handling IT specialists

iPort DCS is a state-of-the-art Departure Control System supporting ground handlers, airport companies and airlines in efficient check-in, boarding and load control for both regular and irregular operations.

The intuitive application makes aircraft swaps, schedule changes, reseatings, and many more challenging handling processes fast and burden free. iPort DCS has a wide range of functionalities to handle both charter and scheduled operations and offers additional modules such as online and kiosk check-in, automated baggage drop-off and an ancillary sales module that improves customer experience and boosts sales revenue. Thanks to the close cooperation with Travelport, iPort DCS also facilitates connections for e-ticketing and IATCI.

The unique system architecture allows Res2 to implement and maintain iPort DCS in an extremely flexible manner. System updates and upgrades are arranged centrally, which eliminates all upgrading costs for the customer. The agile working method that practices continuous deployment ensures that the end user can always has the latest version available without any efforts required on their side.

iPort DCS is currently operational at nearly 200 airports worldwide and is still growing rapidly.


Acciona, Aviapartner, CityJet, Germania, SkyPartner, TUI, WFS, WOW Air, XL Airways France, and many more

Categories and features

Aircraft communications & connectivity

ACARS messages

Baggage management

Baggage handling of other airlines
Bagtag barcode
Communication with downline airports
Compliance with IATA Baggage Source Message
Lost and found
Mark bag functionality
Reconciliation of checked-in baggage
System monitoring tools (bag)
Web-enabled platform

Community messaging

Address book
Connections configuration setup
Datalink service
Message management
Messaging gateway
Real-time status tracking
Type A messages
Type B messages

Departure control

Airport link
Ancillary services payment (DCS)
Automated boarding process
Baggage tag print (BTP)
Boarding gate reader
Boarding pass print (ATB)
Booking management (DCS)
Check-in and boarding control
Check-in by more types (CC, FFC, e-ticket, etc.)
Check-in with 2D barcode
Common User interface across DCS hosts
Common-use passenger processing systems (CUPPS)
Common-use terminal equipment (CUTE)
Customised boarding card and bag tag
Excess baggage handling
Flight status (DCS)
Go show/no show
IATA messages (DCS)
IATA standard (DCS)
Instant checks (flt.number, date, duplicates)
Integration with baggage reconciliation systems
Kiosk self-service interface
Mobile check-in
Multi-user system environment (MUSE)
Multiple hosts supported simultaneously
Real-time APIS
Reports (on/off-line)
Seat allocation
Self-service bag drop
Simultaneous multiple boarding
Web check-in

Document management

Content management
Delivery reports
Dependencies between documents

Fuel management

Airline fuel performance
Fueling reports
Statistics and reports (fuel)

Ground operations

Connection passengers/bags management
Statistics and reports (ground)

Market intelligence

Aircraft configuration (pax and cargo)
Direct dynamic feed of schedule changes
Flight schedule changes
Flight schedule data
Flight status alert message
Full itineraries, including airline details
IATA carriers information
Point-to-point passenger data
Sales performance monitoring
Worldwide airlines database

Reporting tools

Customizable reports
Flight operations reports
Management reporting
Report management tools (sorting, filtering, formatting)

Weight & balance

Airline and ground handling documentation
Central Aircraft Database (SDCS)
Customised airline set-up
Weight and balance

Res2 - iPort DCS

Res2 is a Netherlands-based IT provider with profound expertise in ground handling software

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