Flight Centre Travel Group reaches distribution deal with IAG

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

Flight Centre Travel Group, including its flagship global corporate travel division FCM Travel Solutions, has reached a multi-year agreement with British Airways as well as Iberia meaning customers inside the UK as well as Ireland will be exempt through the airlines’ completely new £8 surcharge per fare component on GDS bookings.

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

The agreement takes effect through November as well as FCM’s additional European as well as global markets will follow suit over the coming months where technically feasible.

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

Mick Heitzinger, product director Flight Centre Travel Group Europe commented: “We are extremely pleased to announce This particular agreement.

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

“Flight Centre Travel Group fully supports any technological advancements which improve the customer experience, including IATA’s completely new Distribution Capability.

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

“As such we have been working closely with British Airways, Iberia as well as our technology partners since 2016 on developing completely new ways to integrate airline content into our existing booking platforms.”

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

The far-reaching agreement also means of which Flight Centre Travel Group will work closely with British Airways as well as Iberia on developing the future roadmap of completely new Distribution Capability using a view to begin integrating content via This particular channel during 2018.

Flight Centre Travel Group Reaches Distribution Deal With IAG

Ian Luck, British Airways head of distribution, said: “Flight Centre as well as FCM are significant partners for us in several markets across business as well as leisure segments.

“We are pleased to have reached an agreement with the group as well as look forward to seeing our NDC content being utilised as well as shaped for the benefit of customers.”

Flight Centre Travel Group reaches distribution deal with IAG

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