All posts tagged "Travelport"

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    Travelport / Gulf Air Renew Full Content Agreement

    Travelport and Gulf Air have renewed their full content agreement that will ensure that all travel agents within Travelport’s worldwide network continue to have access to the airline’s full range of published fares and inventory. The deal takes effect immediately.  “Gulf Air is a long-standing airline partner of Travelport and we are...

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    Travelport Signs Multi-year Agreement with Qantas

    Travelport has today announced a new long-term agreement with Qantas Airways. Effective immediately, the new agreement ensures Galileo, Worldspan and Apollo-connected travel agents worldwide have access to Qantas’s full published inventory, including ancillary content such as paid seating, consistent with the airline’s website. “We are delighted to sign this long-term agreement with...

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    Pullman and Sofitel Join Travelport ‘Lowest Public Rate’ Hotel Programme

    Travelport has added two new participants to its Lowest Public Rate hotel programme that guarantees agents access to the lowest publicly available rate. Both Pullman and Sofitel Hotels are part of the Accor Hotel Group and bring more than 190 hotel properties to the programme. “Joining Travelport’s Lowest Public Rate Programme is...

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    Travelport IT Services Agreement with TUIfly.com

    Travelport has signed a new long-term airline IT services agreement with TUIfly, the third largest airline in Germany. The e-Ticketing technology is utilised by TUIfly.com, the flight travel portal of TUI Deutschland. TUIfly.com has implemented Travelport E-Ticket Technologies in combination with its reservation system, New Skies, offered by Navitaire, enabling the airline...

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    Travelport and GTTP Announce Strategic Partnership

    Travelport and Global Travel & Tourism Partnership (GTTP), a multi-country educational programme introducing students to career opportunities within the travel and tourism industry, have announce a strategic partnership to support global education in travel and tourism.

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    Travelport Adds Transavia.com to GDS

    Travelport and Dutch low-cost airline Transavia.com have announced a new agreement for the distribution of transavia.com’s content to Travelport-connected agencies. Initially the service is being piloted in Portugal with plans to make the content more widely available from Q4 2012. Transavia.com carries more than five million passengers to over 100 destinations from...

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    US Federal Judge Finds in Favour of American Airlines in Antitrust Case

    A federal judge in the USA has denied a request by online travel agency Orbitz Worldwide, Sabre Holdings and Travelport to have a lawsuit filed by American Airlines dismissed. The suit accuses the companies of antitrust violations. The decision by US district judge Terry Means in Fort Worth, Texas, had been under...

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    Irish Travel Trade Family Fun Day

    After a week of decidedly ‘mixed’ weather, the sun chose to shine brightly on Saturday 1stSeptember for the inaugural Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day held at the ALSAA Sports Club in Dublin Airport. About 400 people, including many children, attended the successful event, which was held in aid of two...

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    MasterCard and eNett International Form Partnership

    MasterCard Worldwide and eNett International have signed a partnership agreement that provides payment and reconciliation solutions for the travel industry through the use of Virtual Account Numbers (VANs). The partnership aims to facilitate high volumes of global payments over a five-year period and sets MasterCard up as the exclusive payment partner for all...

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    Five Days Until Charity 5-A-Side and 5km Fun Run/Walk!

    Excitement is growing in the travel industry for the inaugural Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day in aid of Pieta House and Irish Cancer Society, which takes place this Saturday, 1st September 2012, at the ALSAA Sports Club, Dublin Airport.  The organisers are delighted with the online response already, including the...

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    LOT Signs Full Content Agreement with Travelport


    Travelport and LOT Polish Airlines have signed a new global full content agreement. The new multi-year deal secures full access to all of LOT’s fares, seat availability and schedules for Travelport-connected travel agencies worldwide.

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    Avior Signs Full Content Agreement with Travelport

    Travelport and Venezuelan air carrier Avior Airlines have today announced a new agreement that includes an upgrade to Direct Sell and Seamless Availability, which enable real-time reservation and confirmation of bookings, and allow agents to offer the highest level of service to their travellers. Based in Barcelona, Venezuela, Avior has a fleet...

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    Sponsorship Opportunities for Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day

    The travel industry from all over Ireland are getting together on Saturday 1st September 2012 at ALSAA Sports Club in Dublin Airport for the inaugural Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day to raise funds for the valuable work of Pieta House (www.pieta.ie) and Irish Cancer Society (www.cancer.ie) – and you or...

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    ITTN Supports Irish Travel Trade Charity Day at ALSAA

    Irish Travel Trade News applauds the innovative and worthy initiative introduced by Dave Walsh and supported by six leading suppliers in the industry to hold an Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day, which will take place at the ALSAA Sports Club on Saturday 1st September 2012. The event will raise funds...

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    Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day

    Irish travel trade suppliers and agents are invited to attend the launch of the inaugural Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day on Tuesday 3rd July 2012 in the Grafton Lounge, 2 Duke Lane Upper, Dublin, commencing at 6.00pm. This innovative and worthy initiative by leading suppliers in the industry will raise...

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    Travelport Signs Full Content Agreement with Kulula

    Travelport has signed a new full content global agreement with Kulula.com, South Africa’s first low-fare carrier. Galileo-connected travel agencies in Southern Africa will have full access to all Kulula fares, including promotional fares. The airline has also opted for a higher participation level in the Travelport GDS channel with enhanced functionality, such as...