1 May 2014
Sabre Corp. (NASDAQ: SABR) said it is now selling Etihad´s extra legroom seating and pre-paid bags in the Sabre global distribution system.
Shelly Terry, vice president of supplier merchandising for Sabre Travel Network, said the sale of ancillaries, such as pre-reserved seats continue to be a valuable revenue stream for airlines and provides travelers with more choices for their flight experience.
Etihad joins a growing list of airlines, including Air France-KLM, Qantas, Finnair, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, Brussels Airlines, Aegean, Aeromexico, easyJet, Lufthansa and US Airways, that have chosen to offer ancillary services and bundled fares through Sabre´s travel marketplace and travel agencies.
Sabre is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Sabre´s software, data, mobile and distribution solutions are used by hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotel properties to manage critical operations, such as passenger and guest reservations, revenue management, and flight, network and crew management.