SINGAPORE – Sep 5, 2018 – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced a new content distribution agreement with Sky Angkor Airlines as the preferred global distribution system (GDS) partner to reach travel agents globally.
Cambodia’s ministry of tourism predicted a 10 percent growth in tourists this year, and Siam Reap-based carrier Sky Angkor Airlines intends to expand progressively across Southeast Asia to accommodate the rise in travellers, particularly from China. The agreement with Sabre is an important milestone for the carrier as it expands operations and aims to enhance visibility in new markets. Sabre brings significant value to Sky Angkor Airlines by providing the carrier with access to its innovative global travel marketplace, enabling a connection with key markets in the Asia Pacific region and supporting their global distribution needs.
“Sabre is the ideal partner to support our growth objectives, both in and out of Cambodia. Through the distribution of new bookable content on the Sabre platform, our seats will be available to over 425,000 Sabre-connected travel agents worldwide,” said Mak Rady, CEO, Sky Angkor Airlines.
“As their preferred partner to reach travel agents globally, we are pleased to offer Sky Angkor the strength of Sabre’s global travel marketplace and the breadth of our innovative solutions,” said Rakesh Narayanan, vice president air line of business, Sabre Travel Network Asia Pacific.
About Sabre Corporation
Sabre Corporation is the leading technology provider to the global travel industry. Sabre’s software, data, mobile and distribution solutions are used by hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotel properties to manage critical operations, including passenger and guest reservations, revenue management, flight, network and crew management. Sabre also operates a leading global travel marketplace, which processes more than US$120 billion of global travel spend annually by connecting travel buyers and suppliers. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre serves customers in more than 160 countries around the world.
About Sky Angkor Airlines
SKY ANGKOR AIRLINES is an international airlines registered and based in Cambodia. The company is serving more than 20 destinations both charter and schedule flight between Cambodia to China and South Korea. It was founded in 2011 and with a strong commitment to its vision and mission, it is leading the company to a sustainable growth and development. The airlines has its hub in Siam Reap International Airport and with concrete investment apply with its aircraft fleet strategy of using Airbus A320/A321, it has increase the operation plan to Japan, India and other South-east Asian countries.