Sabre Enhances Sabre Vacations Agent Tool with Spirit Vacations

SOUTHLAKE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 28, 2006–Sabre Travel
Network, the company that creates unlimited travel possibilities
through its one-stop-shop for agents and the most rewarding
marketplace for travel suppliers, today announced that Spirit
Vacations packaged vacation inventory is now available to U.S. agents
through Sabre Vacations, Sabre’s Web-based vacation package booking

Sabre Vacations offers travel agents around-the-clock access to 22
name-brand vacation companies who collectively offer access to over
20,000 hotel properties, more than 30 airlines, five car rental
companies and over 400 airports in 350 cities in 40 countries. It
enables agents to book great vacation packages for their customers,
and includes an easy-to-use graphical interface, hotel photographs
and descriptions, traveler “hot deals,” agent incentives, destination
information from Frommer’s, vacation company news and information and
online technical support.

“Sabre Vacations enables us to increase our exposure to travel
agents and offer valuable services, such as detailed property
descriptions with graphics and special promotions for their
travelers,” said Bryan Shilling, general manager of Spirit Vacations.
“Agents gain the opportunity to better serve their clients by offering
complete and affordable Spirit Vacations packages to popular
destinations throughout Florida, the Caribbean, Mexico and the United

“The addition of Spirit Vacations enhances agents’ ability to find
and book great vacation packages that satisfy their customers, thereby
strengthening customer relationships and at the same time improving
agency revenues,” said Chris Kroeger, senior vice president, Sabre
Travel Network, North America.” It also expands Spirit Vacation’s
opportunities to increase sales through the unmatched Sabre agency
network. This is another great example of how an efficient marketplace
provides value for suppliers, travel agents and consumers. For Spirit,
it increases exposure and promotional opportunities, for agents, it
provides better customer service and enhanced revenue, and for
travelers it provides an enhanced travel experience.”

Sabre Connected agents receive 1.5 continuing education units from
The Travel Institute for each Sabre Vacations training course
completed. Easy access to Sabre Vacations is provided through the
MySabre Web-based agency portal.

About Sabre Travel Network

Sabre Travel Network, a Sabre Holdings company, provides access to
the world’s leading global distribution system (GDS). The Sabre GDS is
a ready-built efficient marketplace that connects suppliers, including
hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotels, with more than 50,000
travel agency locations. Suppliers get access through one single
connection; travel agents get real time access to thousands of travel
products from multiple suppliers through one source integrated into
their businesses; consumers get access to a global supermarket of the
world’s greatest travel possibilities.

Key brands of Sabre Travel Network include GetThere, the leading
Web-based corporate travel reservation technology, and Jurni Network,
the unique leisure travel agency consortium that enables members to
sell more products from preferred travel suppliers using sophisticated
market intelligence.

Sabre Holdings (NYSE:TSG) connects people with the world’s
greatest travel possibilities by retailing travel products and
providing distribution and technology solutions for the travel
industry. More information about Sabre Holdings is available at

Nexion, Sabre Travel Network, Jurni Network and GetThere are
trademarks and/or service marks of an affiliate of Sabre Holdings
Corporation. All other trademarks, service marks, and trade names are
the property of their respective owners.

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or which necessarily depend upon future events, including statements
about the expected benefits to Sabre Holdings Corporation from the
proposed transaction, or other statements about anticipations,
beliefs, expectations, hopes, intentions or strategies for the future,
may be forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 21E of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Readers are cautioned
not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. All
forward-looking statements are based upon information available to
Sabre Holdings Corporation on the date this report was submitted.
Sabre Holdings Corporation undertakes no obligation to publicly update
or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise. Any forward-looking
statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual
events or results to differ materially from the events or results
described in the forward-looking statements, including structural
changes within the travel industry, such as increased competition from
merchant model hotel offerings by our competitors. Sabre Holdings
Corporation may not succeed in addressing these and other risks.
Further information regarding factors that could affect our financial
and other results can be found in the risk factors section of Sabre
Holdings Corporation’s most recent filing on Form 10-Q with the
Securities and Exchange Commission.

    CONTACT: Sabre Travel Network
             Kathryn Hayden, 682-605-2252

    SOURCE: Sabre Travel Network