The German airline Air Berlin (AB) and Etihad Airways (EY) of the UAE have entered into the APG Interline E-Ticketing
(APG IET) system and the worldwide travel agents in the Global Distribution Systems (GDS) have started selling seats for these air carriers as well.
TWO more airlines are now available through Hahn Air's e-document system after the company signed new interline e-ticketing
(IET) agreements with Scat Air (DV) and Tiara Air (3P).
Hahn Air Hahn Air has activated interline e-ticketing
(IET) with three new partner airlines -- NextJet (2N), Kyrgyz Airways (KR) and RusLine(7R).
"Thanks to neutral interline e-ticketing
on YO/747, the APG IET program gives all joining airlines access to interlining with the growing pool of APG IET partners," the company said, adding that APG IET "permits airlines to be sold and ticketed worldwide in 86 BSPs and ARC in the US." The program is open to IATA and non-IATA scheduled airlines as long as they are e-ticket eligible on GDSs.
The APG-GA interline e-ticketing
solution is marketed and administered by the company in conjunction with Heli Air Monaco.
Mr Hameed said the partnership will also deliver several other benefits to passengers such as convenient onward connections, seamless transfer with through check-in and interline e-ticketing
Emirates continues to lead the way in e-ticketing, recently concluding its 100th interline e-ticketing
Work is under progress at the remaining six stations, namely Baghdad, Erbil, Suleimanieh, Basra, Alexandria and Khartoum, to achieve e-ticketing.Majali explained that during this year, Royal Jordanian has added 29 Interline e-ticketing
agreements with other airlines.
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oneworld has been the only global airline alliance with the customer convenience of interline e-ticketing
between all its partners for two years already, enabling passengers to transfer between its airlines' flights without the need for traditional paper tickets.
* American Airlines and Panama's Copa Airlines now offer interline e-ticketing
services, allowing passengers to rebook and transfer tickets between the carriers electronically.
Airlines will also be able to test applications based on host to host links -- an increasingly popular mode of airline partnership during these times of interline e-ticketing
, airline consolidations, mergers and alliances.