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Travelport and Nesma Airlines announce new long-term agreement

Posted 26 April 2017 · Add Comment

Travelport and Nesma Airlines have announced the signing of a new, multi-year, full content agreement.

Nesma Airlines is headquartered in Cairo, Egypt and operates scheduled domestic flights within Saudi Arabia as well as international regional flights.

Based on the new agreement Nesma Airlines’ full content, including its branded fares and ancillaries will now be available to over 68,000 Travelport-connected travel agencies in over 180 countries across the globe. As part of the agreement, the airline also joins a network of over 200 airlines live on Travelport’s merchandising technology for airlines, Travelport Rich Content and Branding.

Ashraf Lamloum, chief executive officer at Nesma Airlines said: “This new agreement with Travelport will help us to improve our customer service, expand our presence both domestically and overseas, and satisfy our customers personalised travel requirements. Travelport’s unique industry leading Travel Commerce Platform’s is redefining our industry we are pleased to leverage the technology to expand our presence and reach new travellers  worldwide.”

Philip Saunders, vice president, Air Commerce, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Travelport commented: “We’re delighted to announce this new agreement with Nesma Airlines. We look forward to supporting the airline drive growth and connect to new travellers through the power of our unique platform.”

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