Etihad Airways and Travelport have signed a five-year full content agreement to provide travel agents connected to Galileo and Worldspan worldwide with access to the airline’s entire published inventory of flights and fares.
“As a rapidly-expanding airline, we are delighted to have reached a cost-effective distribution agreement with Travelport that will see all our published flight inventory and fares made available to its extensive network of travel agency users worldwide,” said Wayne Pearce, Etihad Airways’ chief of strategy and planning.
Etihad Airways is the national airline of the United Arab Emirates based in the UAE's capital, Abu Dhabi. The airline offers flights to 60 destinations in the Middle East, Europe, North America, Africa, Asia and Australia.
“We are proud to have reached a mutually beneficial agreement with Etihad Airways that demonstrates the continued value of the travel agency channel and builds on our successful track record of reaching full content deals with flag carriers across the globe,” said Matthew Hall, Travelport GDS’ vice president of airline development, Europe, Middle East and Africa.