GDS news from Travelport, Amadeus, Sabre, Abacus – September 2012
Product news, releases, projects and more from the global distribution systems during September 2012 – all here, in one easy read.
Thursday 27 September 2012:
• Amadeus and Qantas sign content distribution extension. The long-term deal sees Amadeus agents continue to have access to the Australia-based carrier’s full range of fares, inventory and schedules, as well as ancillary services such as last seat selection.
• Travelport signs distribution agreement with Nasair. The deal is the first time the Saudi Arabia-based low cost carrier has published fares and inventory through a GDS. Galileo and Worldspan-connected agents will have access to the airline’s product. In addition, Nasair will use Travelport’s ETDBaseTM on the IT side of it operations, an e-ticket database hosting service to store and manage electronic ticket data for online and interline e-ticketing.
Read full story at: http://www.tnooz.com/GDS-news-september-2012