TRAVELPORT RENEWS AGREEMENT WITH LATAM AIRLINES GROUP
Worldwide leader in travel retail, Travelport, today announced that it has renewed its commercial agreement with LATAM Airlines Group to ensure that Travelport-connected agencies have simplified access to full content from the airline group. LATAM has also committed to work with Travelport in advancing its New Distribution Capability (NDC) initiatives.
“We are pleased to have expanded our decades-long partnership with Travelport and look forward to providing agencies around the world with simplified access to our full range of content, including NDC content and detailed product information, through the Travelport+ platform. We are confident that this agreement will enable agencies connected to Travelport to generate more value for their travel customers when booking our flight offerings, fares and ancillary services,” said Andreas Schek, Vice President of Sales at LATAM Airlines Group.
As part of the agreement, Travelport-connected agencies will continue to benefit from a seamless experience when shopping and booking LATAM Airlines fares. The airline group has expanded its use of Travelport’s Rich Content and Branding tool to ensure that its products are promoted effectively anywhere in the world.
Jason Clarke, Chief Commercial Officer, Travel Partners at Travelport, said, “We are delighted to expand our relationship with LATAM Airlines and with our Travelport+ platform, we are making it easier for our agency clients around the world to access LATAM’s rich and dynamic air content. Our enhanced merchandising tools and evolving features will generate more value for LATAM and all of our airline partners, especially as we progress with their NDC initiatives.”