GDS news: Travelport, Amadeus, Sabre, Abacus – August 2011
Product news, releases, projects and more from the global distribution systems during August 2011 – all here, in one easy read.
Wednesday 31 August 2011:
Travelport has hired former-TWgroup chief executive Simon Ferguson as its regional director for UK & Ireland. Ferguson joins from Travelzoo, where he was appointed as general manager for destinations and networks less than two months ago. He replaces Jerome Moisan who is leaving the position to pursue interests outside the industry.
Sunday 28 August 2011:
Sabre and American Airlines extend contract deadline to end of September.