Air France-KLM dismisses need for OTAs with iSeatz booking tool
10/01/2009|9:16:28 PM|Tnooz.com

Airlines, it turns out and contrary to recent statistics, are pretty serious about beefing-up their own websites.

I say that somewhat facetiously because, of course, airline direct-to-consumer distribution has been a priority for years.

But, a new Air France-KLM Group agreement with iSeatz, the New Orleans-based technology company and inventory aggregator, symbolizes a renewed carrier push to, as iSeatz puts it, knock online travel agencies “further out of the food chain.”

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