Payments functions globally across all distribution channels while supporting other key systems necessary to ensure an end-to-end booking-and-fulfillment process. It provides multiple options such as connectivity to global and regional payment service providers, acquirers, payment schemes and local forms-of-payment aggregators. It also provides additional payment capabilities such as FX solutions and support for installment payments.
Payments allows an airline to offer a fully compliant and integrated airline-payment solution. It supports multiple distribution channels from booking and ticketing to reconciliation. Airlines benefit from streamlined payment processing, fraud tools and a wide range of payment options.
Life of the flight
Payments is beneficial in the area of distribution and channel optimization.
3D Secure supports the authentication of web credit-card transactions via multiple 3DS MPIs (merchant plug-ins). The capability allows for credit-card-chargeback liability to shift from the airline to the card issuer.
Fraud Management supports the implementation of a third-party fraud-screening tool within the payment-authorization process. It is available pre and post-card authorization or pre and post-ticket issuance. It enables airlines to reduce fraud by using fraud-screening tools that are integrated in the Sabre platform within the booking and selling processes.
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