All posts tagged "Travelport"

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    Travelport Surveys Travel Agencies on Selling Ancillary Services

    A global airline merchandising survey by Travelport shows strong support among travel agencies to assist airlines in selling ancillary services through the GDS. The survey also highlights the challenges travel agents face in the selling of these services, amid their own pressures to grow revenues, reduce costs and increase productivity. Travelport’s Merchandising...

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    Travelport 3Q11 Net Revenue Up 4 Per Cent

    Travelport has announced its financial results for the third quarter ended 30th September 2011, with net revenue up 4% on 3Q10 and volume up 3%. Financial Summary for Third Quarter 2011: 
($ in millions) Net Revenue – Q3 2011: $509 (2010: $488) Operating Income – Q3 2011: $51 (2010: $75) Adjusted EBITDA...

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    BMI Continues Full Content Agreement with Travelport

    Travelport has today announced a continuation to its global content agreement with British Midland International, giving Travelport agencies worldwide continued access to the full published fares. “We are delighted to have signed this agreement with bmi and to be able to guarantee continued content without a surcharge for such content for booking...

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    Travelport Launches ‘Lowest Public Rate’ Hotel Programme

    Travelport has recently launched a new hotel programme that gives Travelport GDS-connected travel agents guaranteed access to the lowest publicly available rates from a wide range of global hotel groups. Launched recently on both the Galileo and Worldspan GDS, the ‘Lowest Public Rate Programme’ already has more than 40 participating hotel brands signed...

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    FastBooking and Travelport Agreement

    FastBooking, an online solutions provider for the hospitality industry, and Travelport have reached an agreement through which FastBooking client hotels are displayed and bookable on travelportroomsandmore, Travelport’s recently launched hotel booking tool that allows travel agents to book a greater choice of commissionable accommodation and take advantage of the rapidly growing hotel...

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    New Members of Travelport Sales Team

    Travelport has welcomed two new members to its sales team in Ireland. Joanne Madden joins as account manager, replacing Conal Ronayne, and David Conlon has joined to cover for Travelport’s Sinead O’Reilly, who is currently on maternity leave. Both new team members have extensive experience of working in the Irish travel industry. Dave...

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    Travelport/Orbitz Wins Court Appeal Against American Airlines

    The Illinois Appellate Court has upheld the order of 1st June by a Chicago judge compelling American Airlines to continue supplying Orbitz.com, which is 48% owned by Travelport, with flight and fare information and to reinstate Orbitz.com’s ability to issue tickets for AA flights. The three-judge panel, who reached the unanimous verdict,...

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    American Airlines / HRG Explore Distribution Agreement

    American Airlines and the UK-based Hogg Robinson Group, which is represented in Ireland by Club Travel, have agreed in principle to explore a long-term arrangement for the benefit of their corporate clients, in which HRG would receive guaranteed direct long-term access to American’s fares, schedules, and customised travel products and services. HRG...

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    Win a Las Vegas Week for Two with Flexibletrips!

    A new Flexibletrips trade incentive starting 5th August will have a week for two in Las Vegas...

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    Travelport Launches Rooms and More

    Travelport Ireland has launched a new hotel booking engine, Travelport Rooms and More, which aggregates bedbanks and GDS hotel content. It is free of charge and any agent – whether Travelport customer or not – can sign up for it. “This is something that agents have been crying out for!” said Dave...

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    My Dream Destination…

    Where do you dream of travelling to? For Trish O’Leary of Amadeus it’s Antarctica, while for Naomi Byrne of Travelport it’s Fiji. You too can reveal your dream destination to Irish Travel Trade News on Facebook or to [email protected] – go on, you know you want to! Sales Manager Trish O’Leary has...