Travelport, a travel commerce marketplace providing distribution, technology, payment and other solutions for the $7 trillion global travel and tourism industry, and TAME, the flag carrier airline of Ecuador, today announce a new, multi-year agreement. Galileo-, Worldspan- and Apollo-connected travel agents worldwide will now be able to access and sell TAME’s full published inventory.
Based in Quito, TAME is Ecuador’s largest airline and offers both scheduled and charter flights between domestic destinations, including the Galápagos Islands, as well as international hubs within Latin America. TAME recently expanded its route service to also include direct flights to New York City from its secondary hub in Guayaquil, Ecuador.
“As we continue to expand our route network, we look forward to working with Travelport,” said Fernando Guerrero, CEO, TAME. “Travelport’s extensive global footprint will allow us to reach a wider customer base by providing a highly efficient means of booking all TAME flights and fares for travel agencies worldwide.”
“We’re delighted to be establishing a partnership with TAME that will maximize this growing airline’s reach to global travelers using Travelport’s leading technology,” said Jonathan Sutter, senior director, Americas, Travelport. “This mutually beneficial agreement ensures that Travelport-connected travel agents around the globe will now be able to offer TAME’s attractive fares and offerings to their customers.”