Published: 05 Jun 2008：Orbitz for Business has added low-fare carrier Southwest Airlines to its corporate booking tool.
Dean Sivley, COO and senior vice president, Orbitz for Business described Southwest Airlines content as a timely enhancement to its corporate travel brand and another choice for increasingly value-conscious business travellers.
Sivley said the first quarter of 2008 was Orbitz for Business´ "best quarter ever for new business wins".
"Access to inventory like Southwest Airlines will only help Orbitz Worldwide continue to grow its corporate business," he added.
The Texas-based airlines serves 64 cities in 32 states in the US.
"As an extension of our original agreement with Travelport, we continue to provide professional travel managers and travel management companies with even more options for choosing Southwest´s legendary Customer Service, low fares, and frequent flights," said Brad Newcomb, Southwest´s Senior Director of Sales and Distribution.