Posts by: Martin Ferguson

Martin Ferguson leads Sabre's External Communications team in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

  • Press Release

    September 17, 2013

    Sabre Joins A Fair Tax on Flying’s APD Campaign

    Sabre, a global technology company, has announced its support today for A Fair Tax on Flying’s campaign calling for reform of the UK’s Air Passenger Duty (APD).  It is the first technology company to officially join the movement....

  • Article

    Airlines

    June 24, 2013

    Businesses called to fight airfare tax in the UK

    United Kingdom businesses are being encouraged to sign a petition calling for the reform of a controversial air travel levy. Air Passenger Duty (APD) was introduced in November 2009 and has been branded a “self-imposed barrier...

  • Press Release

    May 15, 2013

    Air France-KLM ancillaries go live in Sabre

     European carrier uses industry standards to sell pre-paid baggage  London, UK – May 15, 2013 – Sabre, a global technology company, has started selling pre-paid baggage for Air France- KLM. The airline has chosen to sell...

  • Article

    Corporate Travel

    May 10, 2013

    Generation gaps could help shape travel management

    How generations shape corporate travel – which one are you and how can you make change? In offices and factories around the world it’s not unusual nowadays to find four generations of employees working side-by-side. Outstanding...

  • Article

    Airlines

    April 26, 2013

    Etihad prefers partnerships

    Etihad Airways has more bi-lateral partnerships with carriers around the world than any other airline. It is no surprise, therefore, that permanent speculation surrounds whether or not the Abu Dhabi-based carrier will ever join one of...

  • Article

    Airlines

    April 23, 2013

    Airline technology can bring profits

    The future of distribution and merchandising hog the majority of column inches and blogs posts when it comes to coverage of the airlines business. However, Darren Rickey, Sabre Airline Solutions Vice President of AirVision Solutions (that’s...

  • Article

    Retailing & Merchandising

    April 23, 2013

    A Mickey Mouse business?

    Retailers outside of the travel industry verticals have evolved the way in which they sell products and services, and now consumers expect airlines will merchandise in the same way. Airlines must focus on becoming better retailers,...

  • Press Release

    March 7, 2013

    Aegean Airlines to sell ancillaries through Sabre

    Athens – Thursday, March 7 – Sabre has extended its relationship with Aegean Airlines so the carrier can sell pre-paid baggage through Sabre-connected travel agencies. Agents will be able to view the discounted pre-paid baggage option...