GDS news from Travelport, Amadeus, Sabre, Abacus – December 2012
Product news, releases, projects and more from the global distribution systems during December 2012 – all here, in one easy read.
Tuesday 11 December 2012:
• Korean Air and Amadeus sign full content partnership. The global deal allows agents using the Amadeus plaform to access the airline’s full range of fares and inventory. The distribution agreement is a renewal of an existing pact and also coincides with the airline migrating to the Amadeus Altea Suite in 2014.
• Travelport reveals merchandising move with Air New Zealand. The agreement sees Travelport GDS-connected agents in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and the UK given the ability to book extra bags through the carrier’s electronic miscellaneous document tools. The service may be purchased at the time of booking, or up to three hours prior to departure for international journeys and up to 30 minutes prior for domestic New Zealand trips, Travelport says.
Read full story at: http://www.tnooz.com/GDS-news-december-2012