Caribbean carrier’s complete fare inventory and schedule now available for world agencies connected to the Sabre travel marketplace
TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Sabre Corporation has signed a long-term agreement with interCaribbean Airways, the national flag carrier of the Turks and Caicos Islands, to distribute its full content, and enabling the airline to efficiently merchandise their services through travel agents subscribed to Sabre worldwide.
The new agreement with the regional carrier means more than 400,000 travel agents connected to the Sabre travel marketplace in more than 130 countries will have real-time access to all of interCaribbean Airways’ seats and fare classes.
Trevor Sadler, CEO of interCaribbean Airways said: “Sabre’s technology in travel and its global reach and access to hundreds of thousands of agents supports our goals in the Caribbean, as well as our continuous expansion plans for international routes. The worldwide community of travel agents is a key partner in our strategy to drive our business to the next level.”
Julia De Jesús, Vice President for Sabre Travel Network in The Caribbean and northern Latin America, said: “We are thrilled to welcome interCaribbean Airways as a new airline choosing the agency channel, leveraging our innovative technology to meet their business needs. Sabre solutions and expertise in the industry help airlines to merchandise efficiently through Sabre’s leading marketplace that allows them to better serve travelers.”
interCaribbean Airways currently operates domestic and regional routes from its hub at Providenciales, Turks and Caicos, offering better connecting alternatives throughout the Northern Caribbean area. The airline flies to multiple destinations in The Turks & Caicos Islands, Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Sabre operates the world’s largest travel marketplace, facilitating the sale of travel between buyers and sellers.
Sabre® Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Sabre’s software, data, mobile and distribution solutions are used by hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotel properties to manage critical operations, such as passenger and guest reservations, revenue management, and flight, network and crew management. Sabre also operates a leading global travel marketplace, processing over $100 billion of estimated travel spend in 2013 by connecting travel suppliers to their most valued customers, the business traveler. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. For more information visit www.sabre.com
Daniel Duarte Sabre,
Corporate Communication Latin America & The Caribbean