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Travelport and CityJet sign distribution agreement

Travelport and CityJet sign distribution agreement

Travelport and CityJet, an independent regional airline, have revealed the successful integration of their distribution channels.

This enables Travelport connected travel agencies using Galileo and Worldspan to take advantage of the seamless bookability of CityJet fares and ancillaries within their normal workflow.

The airline, headquartered in Dublin, operates around 700 flights a week to several destinations across Europe. 

Its’ operational hub is London City Airport with additional tertiary networks from Cardiff Airport and Cambridge International Airport.

“As a truly independent European airline, we believe that we can reach new heights by tapping into the valuable travel agency distribution channel,” said CityJet chief executive Christine Ourmières.

“Travelport is one of the world’s leading distribution providers.

“We look forward to strengthening our relationship as well as taking advantage of its strong industry expertise and global reach.”

CityJet also recently celebrated 20 years of service and introduced a CityJet IATA operating code, WX, to their network. 

Simon Ferguson, managing director UK & Ireland at Travelport said: “The successful implementation of CityJet highlights our commitment to our travel agency customers.

“We look forward to working with our valued airline partner to maximize their exposure to travel agents and increase the accessibility of their fares.”