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ff Amadeus says fare families work well for some airlines but not all* [UPDATED]
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Amadeus introduced a tool which it hopes will help travel agencies, both online and offline, better merchandise airline fares.

The intent of Amadeus Master Pricer Agent Fare Families is to enable travel agencies to group airline fares with similar restrictions — nonrefundable or fully flexible fares, for instance — into categories or “fare families” for merchandising purposes. Agencies would be able to establish up to six categories of fares from different airlines.

The not-so-subliminal message from Amadeus is that if airlines can get involved with fare families, then travel agencies can get into the act, as well.


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