Posted in Culture Policy Productivity

Finding The Logic In Airfare Policies

The question of what’s logical in a lowest logical airfare policy has always had more than one answer. There’s much more now for program managers…

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Posted in Distribution

Sabre Sees An ‘Inflection Point’ On Ancillaries Via Travel Management Companies

Air Canada since September has been selling paid seats through Sabre. It began listing its branded fares there in April and now distributes its full…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

Egencia Bags Incremental Advance On Ancillaries

[UPDATE, June 10: Amadeus clarified comments on NDC, which may have given some readers the wrong impression. This article contains revised quotes.] Egencia in March…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

Sabre To Deliver AA’s Paid Seats Starting Feb. 2

[UPDATE, Feb. 4: Sabre announced that AA’s Preferred and Main Cabin Extra Seat now are available in the Sabre global distribution system. A Sabre official…

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Posted in Payment Reporting

Visa, United Add Key Piece To Ancillary Reporting Puzzle

It was a long time coming, but standardized, global credit card reporting on ancillary airline spending is finally in place — at least for United…

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