FCM Travel Solutions has announced a partnership with Travelport that will see the travel agency gain from its agency booking system.
The extended relationship with Travelport will see FCM Travel Solutions benefit from intelligent, fast and accurate search of high-quality content from over 400 airlines, 650,000 hotel properties, and 35,000 car rental locations.
With over 260 airlines signed up to use Travelport’s unique merchandising technology, FCM will also benefit from being able to display, gain insights from and sell branded fare families and ancillary products (such as paid seat assignments, baggage fees, priority boarding, etc.) from these airlines.
Travelport will soon provide additional benefits to the company by creating New Distribution Capability (NDC) connections with airlines as they become available.
Commenting on the new agreement, Mr. Mohammed Wanyoike Owner & CEO at FCM Travel Solutions Kenya, said the company is committed to providing customers with unsurpassed travel experiences.
“Extending our partnership with Travelport to use its best-in-class API technology will be a key enabler in providing our new booking application with the business logic, automation and intelligent search of travel content required to succeed.”
Guido Verweij, Regional Managing Director, Africa, at Travelport, added that the extended is testament to their in-depth knowledge of the travel industry and leading technology that agents of the calibre of FCM continually choose us to power their solutions.
“We look forward to continuing to help the company grow while delivering the relevant and personalized results needed to meet the expectations of the modern traveler.”