Travelport and Air China PartnerAugust 7, 2012 By: Newswire Travel Agent
Travelport reports a new multi-year global full content agreement with Air China. The agreement ensures Galileo, Apollo and Worldspan travel agency customers worldwide will continue to have full access to the airlines’ fares and inventories.
The agreement provides Travelport connected agencies with access to Air China’s full range of inventories. Air China will also be implementing online check-in on Travelport’s ViewTrip website, thus providing instant access to travel itineraries and other flight and travel information online.
“We are impressed by Travelport’s commitment to innovation in the global distribution chain and very pleased to sign an agreement that will expand access and sales of Air China’s nearly 300 flight routes around the world,” said Ms. Li Dong, deputy general manager of network and revenue management, Air China.
The national carrier for the People’s Republic of China, Air China operates more than 280 flight routes, including 197 domestic and 71 international routes covering 30 countries and regions. As a member of the Star Alliance, its service network extends to 181 countries and 1,160 destinations globally.