plans to introduce a new feature on its online travel site on Monday that will enable customers to search for airline flights on multiple dates at the same time.
Caption: Jeffrey G. Katz
Chairman, President and CEO - Orbitz
The new feature, called FlexSearch, is designed to save time for people who are searching for the best deal and are undecided about their dates of travel.
Instead of conducting separate searches for each possible date of travel, a person could search on a month`s worth of flights on 450 airlines in one query. FlexSearch checks for flight availability at the same time.
Orbitz claims the new feature is exclusive to Orbitz and is the first of its kind in the online travel industry.
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