Worldspan, Air France ink deal

Worldspan, L.P. has signed a new multi-year full content agreement providing Worldspan travel agencies worldwide with complete access to Air France global travel offerings effective immediately.Full content is available to Worldspan subscribers including travel agencies, travel Web sites and corporate travelers.

Those subscribers have real-time connectivity to information, schedules and availability, including publicly available fares and Web fares.

“Worldspan demonstrates a clear commitment to broad and cost-effective distribution of airline services, and they are equally committed to strong, loyal partnerships with travel agencies around the world. These qualities, combined with their superior solutions and extensive, multi-channel distribution network, make Worldspan a necessary component in Air France’s distribution plans for increased sales,” said Henri Hourcade, vice president of distribution and e-commerce for Air France.

“Worldspan continues to deliver industry-leading distribution services to Air France and exceptional content to our customers, helping the airline and Worldspan retailers compete more effectively in today’s environment,” said Kevin Ficco, vice president - Airline Distribution and Business Development for Worldspan. “Availability to Air France’s full fares and inventory provides Worldspan agencies with superior content required to be a best of class agency.”
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