Expedia Signs New Participation Agreement With American Airlines
BELLEVUE, Wash., May 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE), the world's leading online travel company, today announced a new agreement with American Airlines, the world's largest airline, under which all of American's published fares, schedules and inventory will be available to travelers through Expedia.com® and Expedia.ca, as well as Expedia Corporate Travel.
"Our partnership with American Airlines helps Expedia continue delivering travelers the most extensive selection of travel options available so they can book their trips and travel with confidence," said Lloyd Johnson, Senior Vice President, Expedia Partner Services Group, Americas. "This agreement also signifies Expedia´s commitment to mutually advantageous relationships with our supply partners."
"Our continued participation with Expedia, with its strong brand and marketing support, will help American in delivering to travelers worldwide comprehensive access to our superior product and service," said David Cush, Senior Vice President -- Global Sales, American Airlines.
About American Airlines
American Airlines is the world´s largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in over 40 countries with more than 4,000 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 aircraft. American´s award-winning Web site, AA.com, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld® Alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members serve nearly 700 destinations in over 140 countries and territories.