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DidaTravel appoints Travelport as its first GDS partner for flight sales expansion

Author: Vicky Karantzavelou / Date: Thu, 10/20/2022 - 08:04
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DidaTravel has launched its B2B flight booking Global Distribution System (GDS) portal recently that enables its 23,000 B2B buyers across the globe to be able to access flights from 500 plus airlines to fly to more than 20,000 destinations globally.

LANGLEY UK – Travelport, a global technology company that powers travel bookings for hundreds of thousands of travel suppliers worldwide, and DidaTravel, a tech-driven integrated travel service provider announced that they have reached a multi-year content agreement that enables modern travel retailing to support DidaTravel’s latest strategic business expansion into flight sales.

DidaTravel has launched its B2B flight booking Global Distribution System (GDS) portal recently that enables its 23,000 B2B buyers across the globe to be able to access flights from 500 plus airlines to fly to more than 20,000 destinations globally. Travelport is the first GDS partner of DidaTravel, and as part of the agreement, will provide access to airline content via Travelport+, Travelport’s next-generation travel retailing platform.

Rikin Wu, DidaTravel's Founder and CEO comments: "We have chosen Travelport as our first GDS partner because Travelport has demonstrated its values and ability to deliver a complete end-to-end solution that addresses our business expansion needs. We believe that Travelport+ will assist us in strengthening our travel retailing products and better serving our B2B clients after a couple of challenging years for the travel industry."

Travelport will work closely with DidaTravel to integrate and distribute its portal’s content on a global scale, as well as provide an excellent modern travel retailing experience through this new multi-year agreement.

Huiwan Chua, Head of Agency Sales, Asia Pacific (APAC) at Travelport, says: “We are very pleased to reach this multi-year agreement with DidaTravel. This marks an exciting beginning of a partnership to deliver more values to travelers all over the world. We look forward to working closely and sharing insights with DidaTravel. We are dedicated to increasing value for our partners and ensuring that travelers have access to a range of content that is as comprehensive and competitive as possible.”

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Vicky Karantzavelou

Co-Founder & Chief Editor

Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Network where she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also responsible for the daily operation and the financial policy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism Business Administration from the Technical University of Athens and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales. She has many years of both academic and industrial experience within the travel industry. She has written/edited numerous articles in various tourism magazines.