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World Travel Suit Pitting Employee Owners Against Founding Family To Settle

A former family owner of World Travel, Inc., and the trustee that oversaw the formation of the travel management company's employee stock ownership plan have agreed to settle a proposed class action filed by former employees.
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Russian Airlines Move On From Amadeus, Sabre PSSs

Russia-based airlines that had adopted passenger services systems from Western companies have been forced to migrate to local-market operators, impacting both Amadeus and Sabre.
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American, Sabre Resolve Contract Litigation Over Displays, Alleged Delta Bias

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.
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Expanded BCD Travel Pact Among 'Tailwinds' Sabre Sees On Horizon

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.
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ANALYSIS: Quiet And Wary, TMCs Digest AA Distribution Moves

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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Trio Of NDC-Laced GDS Deals Give AA Content 'Flexibility'

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.
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TripActions Taps Cornerstone And Farenexus For Contract Management Collab

A collaboration between Cornerstone Information Systems and Farenexus Group on TripActions' behalf has catapulted the two agency tech providers into a new partnership.
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ATPCO Looks To Propel Industry To Dynamic Offers With Ambitious Target

ATPCO's goal for the airline industry to dynamically generate 80 percent of flight offers by 2026 is admittedly ambitious, president and CEO Alex Zoghlin said in an interview.
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SAS Distribution Model Faces TMC, Buyer Skepticism

Scandinavian Airlines' newly proposed distribution model is drawing consternation from agency groups and facing questions from corporate travel buyers.
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Share Price Down, But Investment Analysts Bullish On Amex GBT

Stock analysts expect the world's largest travel management company to gain share and outpace the collective competitive set. Analysts also expect American Express Global Business Travel's share price to climb from levels that are hanging down from its public debut.
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