New Worldspan Agreement to Include Delta Air Lines Web Fares


today announced an agreement to expand Worldspan’s access to Delta Air Lines’ fares, including all publicly available fares and Web fares primarily available at
, Delta’s Online Agency Service
Center and third-party Web sites. The three-year agreement provides
comprehensive fare content, including Web fares, to Worldspan’s
traditional travel agencies in North America as well as the Caribbean and
represents another key advancement in Worldspan’s ongoing initiative to
broaden the range of fare information available to its traditional agency

“Worldspan remains focused on delivering the most comprehensive fare
content possible to our travel agencies while providing the best value to
airline customers. This agreement helps us do both, while expanding our
long- standing partnership with Delta,” commented Mike Parks, senior vice
president and general manager - Worldwide travel distribution for
Worldspan. “Worldspan already provides unmatched pricing technologies and
with the addition of these Web fares in Worldspan’s system, our
traditional agents can provide even better itinerary choices, giving them
the competitive advantage they need to win in today’s marketplace.”

“Through this new agreement with Worldspan, we’re able to offer our
customers the added convenience and flexibility that comes with broader
access to Delta’s published and Web fares,” said Lee Macenczak, senior
vice president, Sales and Distribution for Delta. “This agreement builds
on our ongoing strategic partnership and supports a key business objective
to reduce distribution costs.”