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Getting the best airline tickets prices is one of the main compoents of the travel agents and one of the most important and basic factors for the success of tourism companies, whether it involves religious prilgrimages such as Hajj and Umrah or leisure trips.
A Look at the Players in the Distribution & Sale of Airline Tickets
A New Development
Since 2005, tourism companies have relied on these global distribution systems, but recently, and in light of the changing tourism-industrybusiness environment, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) adopted a new application system called New Distribution Capability, new communication standards that allow airlines and any other interested party to market combined travel products with rich content.
How this Application Affects Amadeus, Galileo & Sabre
These three have been the most experienced in dealing with tourism services for decades, and are the most important aggregators for the listings of airline services, but it cannot be said who will settle their ongoing competition. But each of them have begun to change their strategies to keep pace with the new changes. For example, Sabre signed an agreement with Google to display some of its content, Amadeus has concluded a strategic agreement with Accor Hotels, and Galileo pacted with automated-information-technology company TTS.
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