Amadeus will integrate the world’s most popular back-end loyalty solution into its Altea Suite, boosting the revenue of its growing airline IT services unit.
In a blockbuster move, American Airlines and HP agreed to abandon their joint Passenger Service System project for the airline, and American hopes to select a new vendor with an existing reservations system soon.
Amadeus, which has long been seeking an airline reservations system deal in North America, has broken through with Southwest Airlines.
Travelport has joined forces with Beijing-based TravelSky on a project aimed at taking seat map technology to the next level.
Global airline and airport IT supplier SITA has acquired a leading player in the travel multimedia communication technology sector, Com-Net Software.
HP finally took the wraps off the branding of the airline reservations system it is developing, calling it the HP Agilaire Passenger Service Solution.
With American Airlines and HP having just signed a contract for HP to build a new reservations system, called Jetstream, for the airline, it now turns out that American has an exit clause in the event it gets cold feet about the massive project, according to a source.