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|October 27, 2015
Shijie99 Selects Sabre As Its Primary Technology Provider For International Growth
Sabre Corporation has announced an agreement with Shijie99, one of China's emerging and innovative travel e-ecommerce aggregators. The long-term technology and content agreement, which includes operational consulting, establishes Sabre as the company's primary technology and GDS partner for its international business. Shijie99 gains a customized version of Sabre's world-class travel shopping platform, providing a vital competitive advantage on sales conversion. Sabre is also installing th...
|October 08, 2015
Sabre Signs Distribution And Merchandising Agreement With Virgin Australia
Sabre Corporation today announced a new agreement to provide content, merchandising solutions and Sabre Marketplace Analytics to Virgin Australia. Using Sabre's industry-first data analytics technology, Virgin Australia will be able to view shopping activity made within the Sabre travel marketplace for their routes, and generate insights that drive incremental revenue and increased yield Additionally, Virgin Australia will be able to market and sell airfares as well as ancillary product...
|September 24, 2015
Travelport and AXESS International Network Launch New Travel Technology In Japan
AXESS International Network (AXESS), the leading Japanese global distribution system (GDS) owned by Japan Airlines (JAL), and Travelport, a global Travel Commerce Platform, providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the global travel industry, have today jointly announced they are on schedule to roll out a new, superior agency desktop in Japan. The upgraded agency desktop, which will be powered by Travelport, will be made available exclusively to AXESS-connected travel a...
|August 17, 2015
Air Seychelles Selects Sabre To Enhance Guest Experience And Drive Growth
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has selected global technology provider, Sabre Corporation, to provide a full suite of technology that will support the carrier's global business as well as enhance the Air Seychelles guest experience and revenue-generating capabilities. The agreement will see Air Seychelles move to SabreSonic, an integrated suite of applications that automates critical processes such as Reservations, Inventory, and Departure Control enablin...
|July 16, 2015
Virgin Australia and Sabre Expand Technology Agreement
Sabre Corporation today announced Virgin Australia has renewed its technology agreement and widened the scope of its relationship with Sabre. The renewal agreement expands the airlines' SabreSonic agreement. SabreSonic is an integrated suite of applications that optimizes and automates core processes such as Reservations, Inventory and Departure Control enabling airlines to offer a differentiating customer experience. This renewal enables Virgin Australia to progressively implement a wid...
|July 02, 2015
Amadeus To Acquire Navitaire; Amadeus and Accenture To Form Alliance
Amadeus has agreed to acquire Navitaire, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture that provides technology and business solutions to the airline industry, for US$830 million. Navitaire, which focuses on the low-cost and hybrid-carrier segments of the airline industry and has a global customer base of more than 50 operators, provides revenue-generation and cost-streamlining solutions in the areas of reservations, ancillary sales, loyalty, revenue management, revenue accounting and business inte...
|July 02, 2015
Travelport Announces New Agreement With Flight Centre Travel Group
Travelport, a leading Travel Commerce Platform providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $8 trillion global travel and tourism industry, today announced that it has signed a new multi-year agreement with Australia-based Flight Centre Travel Group as one of their global distribution system providers. The new deal represents a continuation of the relationship between the two organisations that spans more than two decades. ...
|July 01, 2015
Sabre Completes Acquisition of Abacus International; Leading GDS in Asia Pacific
Sabre Corporation has completed the acquisition of Abacus International, the leading global distribution system (GDS) in the Asia-Pacific region. "The addition of Abacus further strengthens Sabre's leading 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 u...
|May 27, 2015
Biman Bangladesh Airlines To Distribute Domestic And International Fares Via Amadeus
Amadeus and Biman Bangladesh Airlines, the national carrier of Bangladesh, have signed a partnership that will enable the airline to distribute their fares via Amadeus' extensive global network of travel agencies. Biman Bangladesh Airlines joins more than 470 airlines globally whose content is available on the Amadeus system. Amadeus travel agents worldwide will now have guaranteed access to Biman Bangladesh Airlines' full range of domestic and international fares, as well as group bookings....
|May 14, 2015
Sabre To Acquire Abacus International -- The Leading GDS In Asia Pacific
Sabre Corporation has announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Abacus International, the leading global distribution system (GDS) in the Asia-Pacific region. Abacus is currently owned by a consortium of 11 Asian airlines along with Sabre, which has a 35% stake in the company. Sabre will purchase the remaining portion of Abacus for net cash consideration of $411 million. "The Asia-Pacific travel market is the largest and fastest growing in the world," said...
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