The Baggage Test Node is an MQTT message broker provided as a central platform against which to test baggage XML message broker implementations.
The Implementation guide for Baggage Information Exchange provides guidance for parties wishing to test their own broker installations. The Baggage Test broker supports testing to ensure compliance with relevant standards, including.
Registered users can connect to the Baggage Test Broker, subscribe to message topics to receive sample messages that are compliant with the latest IATA schemas and request validation of your own messages.
In addition to the test strategy guidance in the Implementation Guide, four basic tests have been documented to ensure brokers can connect to the Baggage Test Broker node. The test scripts for these tests are provided when registration requests for access to the Baggage Test Broker are approved.