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UPS secures €6.8bn TNT Express acquisition

UPS secures €6.8bn TNT Express acquisition

19th Mar 2012 in Airline News

American delivery giant United Parcel Service has confirmed it will acquire TNT Express in a deal worth €6.8 billion. Netherlands-based TNT, which presently operates a European fleet of 50 aircraft connecting 65 destinations, will now be linked to a much larger global network. → Read More

New cruise booking tool for agents

New cruise booking tool for agents

16th Dec 2009 in Cruise News

Agents will be able to get access to 90% of the world’s cruises from 16 operators with the launch of a new online booking tool. Amadeus’ eCruise sits alongside Amadeus’ existing desktop application Amadeus Cruise and will give agents access to multimedia content, destination information and real-time cabin availability. → Read More

BA inks cheaper deal with Travelport

16th Nov 2009 in Travel Technology News

Travelport, operator of both the Galileo and Worldspan platforms, has reached a surprise new long-term, global full content agreement with British Airways which will see all of British Airways’ published fares and inventory made available to connected travel agents worldwide until April 2013. → Read More

Royal Jordanian signs with Amadeus

Royal Jordanian signs with Amadeus

Press Release | 22nd Oct 2009 in Travel Technology News

Royal Jordanian and Amadeus, a global provider of technology and distribution solutions to the travel and tourism industry, today announce a 10 year IT partnership. Royal Jordanian will adopt the full Amadeus Altéa Customer Management and ecommerce suite of solutions. → Read More

The Future of the GDS

Press Release | 16th Feb 2004 in Travel Technology News

With the relationship between Global Distribution Systems (GDSs) and the rest of the travel industry in a state of flux, today we take a brief look at the history of the GDS and consider what the future may hold and how GDSs can stay relevant in a changing business environment. → Read More

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