Travelport Strikes Lufthansa-Swiss Deal as GDS Reform Advances

Travelport GDS today announced a "full content" agreement with Lufthansa and Swiss airlines that through 2011 waives for Galileo and Worldspan users those airlines' global distribution system surcharges planned for Austria, Germany, Lichtenstein and Switzerland. Meanwhile, regulators moved one step closer to reforming rules governing airline and GDS behavior in Europe.

The article you have accessed is premium content and available only to our paid subscribers.