Citilink takes shortcut to GDS sales

September 27, 2017 by  
Filed under Aviation, EUROPE, Indonesia, News

JAKARTA, 27 September 2017: Hahn Air Systems announced that it has signed a sales and distribution agreement with the Indonesian low-cost airline, Citilink Indonesia.

The agreement with the global consolidation service that connects air, rail and shuttle partners to all major global distribution systems (GDSs) enables Citilink Indonesia to offer its flights to travel agencies worldwide.

The flights will be available in all major GDSs under the reservation code H1 without the airline needing to have its own direct GDS interface. Read more

Batik flies with Sabre

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Aviation, Indonesia, News

SINGAPORE, 24 July 2017: Sabre Corporation has confirmed it has secured the first global distribution system (GDS) partnership with Lion Group’s full service Indonesia-based airline subsidiary, Batik Air.

Batik Air’ aims to expand its reach and open new distribution channels through the deal with Sabre.

Indonesia has one of the world’s largest travel markets with a growing economy and affluence, creating an increasingly competitive landscape among local airlines. Read more

Ankgor Air to add GDS

December 16, 2015 by  
Filed under Aviation, Cambodia, News

PHNOM PENH, 16 December 2015: Cambodia Angkor Air plans to expand its partnerships with leading global distribution system (GDS) networks to improve its worldwide reservations and ticketing.

Phnom Penh Post quoted the airline’s sales deputy general manager, Eng Molina, saying the airline will add Sabre and Axess (Japan) to its list of GDS partners to improve sales through travel agents.

“In line with the expansion of our sales network and route plan,  Cambodia Angkor Air will join more GDS systems to improve accessibility for our customers.” Read more

Sabre finalises Abacus acquisition

July 2, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Technology

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, 2 July 2015: Sabre Corporation announced, Wednesday that it has completed the acquisition of Abacus International, a leading global distribution system (GDS) in the Asia-Pacific region.

“The addition of Abacus further strengthens Sabre’s  position in the fast-growing Asia-Pacific region,” said Sabre president & CEO Tom Klein. “Our ability to combine Sabre’s strong global technology platform capabilities with Abacus’ deep local market expertise will provide Asia-Pacific airline, hospitality and travel agency customers with unprecedented innovation and service options. It also makes us an ideal technology partner for global customers seeking to grow and expand in Asia-Pacific.”

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