GDS news from Travelport, Amadeus, Sabre, Abacus – October 2012
Product news, releases, projects and more from the global distribution systems during October 2012 – all here, in one easy read.
Thursday 11 October 2012:
• Sabre and Aerolineas Argentinas unite for SkyTeam alliance technology push. Sabre will upgrade the South American carrier’s entire IT platform including revenue, network and flight planning tools. The latest development follows Sabre and the airline’s technology agreement signed in May 2011 for integration of the SabreSonic Customer Sales and Service platform.
• Travelport and Statesman Travel Group migrate technology following 2011 Commodore acquisition. The UK-based business travel agency bought the company in October last year and switched GDSs within a six-week window. Commodore will use the SmartPoint system following the migration.
Read full story at: http://www.tnooz.com/GDS-news-october-2012