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Softvoyage Acquires Majority Stake in Pythagoras

Softvoyage Acquires Majority Stake in Pythagoras Softvoyage has acquired a majority stake in Pythagoras, a Buenos Aires, Argentina-based Travel Technology Company. Moise Levy, co-founder of Softvoyage, commented, “We are very excited to merge our forces with the team at Pythagoras. Pythagoras being one of the leaders in Travel Technology... more ›
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Swoop Lands On Google Flights

Fares, Flights Now Displayed On Search Engine

Swoop Lands On Google Flights Swoop flights are now displayed on Google Flights, with the carrier indicating that the addition of the distribution channel promotes the visibility of its flights, which can also be booked direct through its website FlySwoop.com. Karen McIsaac, senior advisor of communications at Swoop,... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Technology

IATA Intent On Unlocking Security Solutions

IATA Intent On Unlocking Security Solutions “Does it make sense that our most trusted employees and people with high-level security clearances are screened in the same way as our least-known passengers?” That was just one question IATA director general Alexandre de Juniac put to aviation security experts at the organization’s recent... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Technology, Trends & Research

Heffron Joins Uplift

California Fintech Company Looks For Growth In Canada

Heffron Joins Uplift Uplift has picked Denise Heffron to lead its operations and growth efforts in Canada. The company enables travel brands to provide a better way to shop, book, pay and experience travel. The fintech company's travel payment solution allows travel providers to offer installment payments to... more ›
Posted in Appointments, News, Technology

TravelBrands Expands SoftVoyage Partnership

TravelBrands Expands SoftVoyage Partnership TravelBrands is now providing air and hotel packages to multiple destinations worldwide through SIREV, a solution managed by Softvoyage and its preferred GDS. This product line expansion comes after TravelBrands began offering hotels through SIREV back in June 2018. “We are excited... more ›
Posted in News, Technology, Tour Operators

Exclusive: Air Canada rouge Takes Flight

Value-based, Low Cost And A Whole Lot More

Exclusive: Air Canada rouge Takes Flight If you want to understand what Air Canada rouge is all about – including how it has changed in the six years since its launch – it would be well worth the time to corner the carrier's president, Duncan Bureau and have a chat. Off the top, Bureau will tell you that Air Canada rouge... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Technology, Trends & Research

Vietnam Airlines, Sabre Expand Relationship

Vietnam Airlines, Sabre Expand Relationship Vietnam Airlines and Sabre Corporation were joined by President of the United States of America Donald Trump, and President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong, at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, for the signing of a... more ›
Posted in Airlines, News, Technology

Club Med Joins the SIREV Booking Platform

Club Med Joins the SIREV Booking Platform Club Med has joined the SIREV solution to help travel agents achieve their targets with advanced tools, enabling them to meet customer needs in a personalized and experiential way. SIREV is a web-based resource available exclusively to travel advisors in Canada that allows them to search,... more ›
Posted in News, Resorts, Technology

Exotik Journeys Now Available on Access by TravelBrands

Exotik Journeys Now Available on Access by TravelBrands Travel agents can now book unique destinations offered by Exotik Journeys through the online platform Access by TravelBrands. A select number of the brand’s itineraries are bookable online, with plans to release more products online in the future. “Our goal is always to help agents... more ›
Posted in News, Technology, Tour Operators

Let The Journey Begin

Core Carriers Embracing NDC

Let The Journey Begin IATA has charted the upcoming journey to New Distribution Capability (NDC) adoption by a majority of member airlines by highlighting the experience thus far of a core group of carriers – including Air Canada – which have already embraced the program, reports Quebec editor, Mike Dunbar in this... more ›
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