Bird wins Royal Bengal contract

Bird Information Systems has signed a strategic partnership with Royal Bengal Airline, for the use of its Airline Inventory and Reservations System.Under the terms of the contract, Bird Information Systems will provide the booking technology for the airlines’ inventory hosting, reservation at city and airport offices as well as an internet booking engine. For airport operations, a unique state-of-the-art departure control system will be used by the airline.

AIRS offers airlines a state-of-the-art, user-friendly, turnkey solution spanning all points from the bookings stage to the check-in process. A web based application solution, AIRS provides services in the areas of inventory control, hosting, reservation, ticketing, internet booking engine, distribution and departure control. Built on a scalable enterprise level architecture, it can be upgraded with additional modules to accommodate enhanced functionalities as the airline grows and evolves.

Ankur Bhatia, Executive Director, Bird Information Systems said, “We always emphasize on service and use of technology to ensure complete customer satisfaction. This strategic partnership gives us yet another opportunity to empower the new breed airlines of the Indian subcontinent with the latest technology solutions, enhancing their overall efficiency.”

Expressing his excitement on the partnership, Mohammed Shalim Rahman, Managing Director, Royal Bengal Airline said, “We are delighted to have an online booking reservation system that will give opportunity to passengers in Bangladesh for the first time to book their tickets online. We will encourage online bookings by offering cheap fares and discounts exclusively for online customers and frequent flyers.”