Galileo International, a leading
provider of electronic global distribution services for the travel industry,
today announced that it has deployed e-ticketing with Continental Airlines
(CO) in Hong Kong and with Lufthansa (LH) in Hong Kong and Singapore.
Kaung, executive vice president and managing director of Galileo`s Asia
By deploying e-ticketing, airlines contribute to their own operational
cost-efficiencies, improve their revenue accounting processes and enhance
service to their customers. E-ticketing allows travellers to enjoy greater
freedom and efficiency. Galileo`s agency customers will also enjoy benefits
from this service enhancement.
“All parties in the travel equation, including Galileo`s airline
customers, travel agencies, and travellers in the Asia Pacific benefit from
these latest e-ticketing successes in the Galileo(R) system,” said Janie
, executive vice president and managing director of Galileo`s Asia
“Galileo continues to work with the major airlines serving the Asia-
Pacific region to increase the deployment and adoption of this service.”
`s computer reservation systems now include 43 airlines
offering e-ticketing in 36 countries. In Asia Pacific, Galileo has
implemented e-ticketing with 16 airlines in five markets - Australia, New
Zealand, Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong.
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