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    October 4, 2022

    Booking NDC content is easy in the Sabre GDS. Here’s why.

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    September 30, 2022

    Realizing the value of NDC

    Benefits that travel sellers will realize as they activate NDC A key benefit for travel sellers activating NDC is insights into the operational impact that NDC has and the ability to create an action plan to...

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    September 19, 2022

    Video: What we’ve learned since launching NDC

    We’ve been live with NDC since March 2021 Shopping response times need to improve As we’ve completed integrations with airlines, we continue to see challenges with getting shopping responses back in an acceptable time frame. So,...

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    September 6, 2022

    Video: Why is NDC still a hot topic?

    An initiative impacting the entire ecosystem We’ve seen NDC a lot of attention over the years, which is primarily because it’s a multi-faceted industry initiative that is impacting the entire ecosystem. At its core, NDC is...

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    August 31, 2022

    Video: NDC roadmap highlights with Kathy Morgan

    2022 is a very exciting year for Beyond NDC! We think about progress in this area across three key dimensions. One is around airline integrations the second is around market expansion and the third is around...

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    August 19, 2022

    5 ways Corporate Travel Managers can make progress on NDC

    NDC affects the entire travel value chain. Airlines are credited for creating the concept, but travel agencies, online booking tools and corporate travel buyers want to understand more clearly “what’s in it for them” and what...

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    July 19, 2022

    Avianca opens access to NDC content

    We’re excited to share the news of our multiyear distribution agreement with the largest flag carrier in Colombia, Avianca Airlines. Avianca selected Sabre’s global distribution system (GDS) to distribute its flights and services, providing Sabre-connected travel...

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    July 11, 2022

    Finnair plans for NDC rollout

    We are pleased to announce that Finnair (AY) and Sabre plan to make the airline’s NDC content available through the Sabre travel marketplace later this year. Finnair plans to activate global markets in phases, and we...

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    June 16, 2022

    What do offers and orders mean for agencies?

    We may still be a very long way from the death of the PNR, but all signs are pointing towards its days being numbered. Will travel agencies be ready when that last day arrives? Read on...

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    May 19, 2022

    Booking classes and fare filing—will those evolve too?

    As you’ve probably gathered by now, IATA’s vision for a future based on an offer and order model is coming—and we’re all in.  We’ve previously outlined that this future model will bring about a streamlining of...

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    April 27, 2022

    What’s the future of the PSS?

    While there has been much talk and debate since IATA published their vision of a world of Offers and Orders, the Passenger Service System (PSS) is a critical piece of the airline ecosystem that will not...

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    April 13, 2022

    Why should airlines care about offers and orders?

    In part one of our new series, we examined how transitioning to an offer and order model would greatly enhance the traveler experience by addressing key pain points. Now, we turn our attention to airlines, exploring...