Sabre Snags Another Res System Customer

Latin American carrier Lan Airlines selected Sabre to provide reservations and operational systems. Lan will follow such carriers as JetBlue and WestJet in deploying the Sabre Sonic Customer Sales and Service product.
According to Sabre, "Lan will gain new capabilities to support all oneworld alliance and airline partner needs as well as other critical areas including, merchandising, customer service, reservations sales and inventory, departure control, ticketing, and passenger re-accommodation."

Lan and Sabre Travel Network also agreed on "a multi-year, full content distribution agreement." A Sabre spokeswoman said the deal extends an existing agreement but provided no additional information.