SITA, the airline IT specialist, today announced that China Eastern Airlines has gone live with a worldwide corporate network solution to support its global expansion plans as it merges with Shanghai Airlines and prepares to join the Skyteam alliance.
The global SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service survey of the world’s leading airports includes Beijing International Airport for the first time this year and reveals the Chinese traveller to be one of the world’s most environmentally conscious and an enthusiastic user of self-service technology.
SITA today announced that Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, has introduced the IT provider’s innovative new fare pricing software in a move to ensure the best fares for its passengers.
St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport, the fourth busiest in Russia, today announced a major improvement to passenger services with the selection of SITA’s AirportConnect Open platform which will provide agent and self-service check-in for its six million passengers.
The Abu Dhabi Airport Company (ADAC), owner and operator of all five airports in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, and SITA, the air transport IT specialist, today announced details of a five-year deal which will bring sweeping changes to all of the emirate?s airports turning them into high-tech centres of passenger processing.
The 12th annual SITA/Airline Business Airline IT Trends Survey has strongly supported growing optimism and has indicated that the worst may be over for an industry which sustained record losses over the last two years.
TravelSky, the main airline reservation and agency distribution provider in China, has partnered with SITA.
Düsseldorf Airport and SITA today hailed the success of a unique IT outsourcing agreement which has seen the airport manage 20% growth in passenger numbers while replacing its entire IT infrastructure over the last five years.
Self-service check-in rose last year at Russia’s busiest airport - Moscow Domodedovo Airport and 33.9% of all passengers who knew self-service was available expressed a preference for using it, according to the latest SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service Survey.