The Tarrant County, Texas, court that had overseen a breach-of-contract lawsuit American Airlines filed last year against Sabre has dismissed the case with prejudice, Sabre revealed in a quarterly U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing this week. The dismissal came at the companies' request.
Sabre expects the level of bookings it gets from BCD Travel to accelerate this quarter and into 2023 as part of an expanded agreement, Sabre executives said Wednesday during a quarterly conference call with investors and analysts.
The travel management company reaction to American Airlines' newly announced distribution strategy this week has been quiet on the surface and wary beneath it.
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American Airlines has reached "long-term" New Distribution Capability-based agreements with Amadeus, Sabre and Travelport, the carrier announced Monday. The deals give American "content flexibility" and the freedom "to offer its best content, products and fares through NDC connections and direct channels," according to the airline.
A collaboration between Cornerstone Information Systems and Farenexus Group on TripActions' behalf has catapulted the two agency tech providers into a new partnership.
For too long, the specific requirements of managed travel have been overlooked by the airlines, writes American Express Global Business Travel chief commercial officer Andrew Crawley. That's why together, across the value chain, we must put the corporate customer at the center of our focus.