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VIDEO: Teenage years still to come for NDC, patience required
By Linda Fox | June 11, 2019
New Distribution Capability (NDC) has broadly been accepted as a positive step in bringing value, and eventually greater efficiency, to the airline distribution chain. But, it’s not an overnight... Read More
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Travelport completes $4.4BN sale to private equity
Travelport completes $4.4BN sale to private equity
By Kevin May | May 30, 2019
Travelport has officially ended its almost five-year stint on the public markets and is now back in the hands of private equity ownership. Read More
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How online travel agencies can simplify the shopping process
How online travel agencies can simplify the shopping process
By J.P. Ephithite - Travelport  | May 22, 2019
Travelport discusses how online travel brands can streamline the shopping process for customers. Read More
From Our Partners | Online
Revenues down at Travelport amid Russian regulator stalling sale
Revenues down at Travelport amid Russian regulator stalling sale
By Kevin May | May 11, 2019
Travelport's proposed move to return to private ownership has hit a hurdle in the shape of getting approval from the authorities in Russia. Read More
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Latin America part 1 overview
Latin America, part 1: Mobile, social drive travel forward despite lingering challenges
By Mitra Sorrells | May 6, 2019
For the first piece in our series on Latin America, we explore some of the region's characteristics impacting the travel industry. Read More
News | Online
GDS interfaces drag advisors out of the dark, green ages
GDS interfaces drag advisors out of the dark, green ages
By Jamie Biesiada - Travel Weekly  | April 19, 2019
Increasingly, GDSs and agencies are encouraging advisors to switch to graphical user interfaces. Read More
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Travel policy 3.0: Six data-powered updates to improve corporate travel
Travel policy 3.0: Six data-powered updates to improve corporate travel
By Ryan Wenger - WhereTo  | April 5, 2019
Unlike the blunt rules of the analogue age, the new rules bear digital precision, and take advantage of access to live data. We call the new era of data-driven rules Travel Policy 3.0. Read More
From Our Partners | Technology
Dear, airlines - are you new distribution compatible?
Dear, airlines - are you new distribution compatible?
By Ian Heywood - Travelport  | April 1, 2019
The 16.1 standard for NDC will only get you so far. You can just about book an airline seat with it. But not much else. So it is not much use to anybody.  Read More
Opinion | Distribution
Japan Airlines and Travelport unite to create domestic distribution platform
Japan Airlines and Travelport unite to create domestic distribution platform
By Kevin May | March 22, 2019
Travelport will form a joint venture with Japan Airlines to take over the running of the former global distribution system known as Axess. Read More
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Will travel brands bend to join the mobile "fold"?
Will travel brands bend to join the mobile "fold"?
By Glenville Morris - Travelport Digital  | March 11, 2019
Project Valley has finally become more than just a project. It became a proper announcement, with a proper release date but more importantly, it became a proper device: the Samsung Galaxy Fold. Read More
Opinion | Technology
As travel workplaces get more competitive, ladies, it’s time to take your seat at the table
As travel workplaces get more competitive, ladies, it’s time to take your seat at the table
By Erika Moore - Travelport  | February 27, 2019
Too often, women in the workplace deal with gender‐biased judgements and work/life imbalance – especially in male-dominated industries. It's time to change that. Read More
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China part 4 distribution
China, part 4: The digital distribution model
By Mitra Sorrells | February 25, 2019
For the final piece in our China theme month, we explore the diverse digital distribution landscape. Read More
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Travelport posts final full-year results ahead of sale to private equity
Travelport posts final full-year results ahead of sale to private equity
By Kevin May | February 22, 2019
Travelport passed the $2.5 billion annual revenue mark for the first time in its history during 2018. But it will soon head back to the land of private equity ownership. Read More
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Business travelers happy with tech and human hybrid approaches to services
By Linda Fox | February 13, 2019
Travelport research reveals the technologies business travelers are adopting, with support growing for alt-human interfaces. Read More
News | Technology
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Qantas unveils NDC-led booking channel for agents, hints at fees down the road
By Linda Fox | February 7, 2019
Qantas will introduce an agency booking channel from August this year providing its "widest range of fares." Read More
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