Abacus is distributing fares for Korean Air to
five new markets in Asia on the Abacus FareX system. This brings
the total number of markets to nine.
Abacus FareX is a net fares management and
distribution solution adopted by over 59 airlines across more than
86 cities, with more than 521 fare sources.
Abacus-connected agencies in Indonesia,
Cambodia, Malaysia, Philippines and Vietnam now have access to
Korean Air’s content, in addition to the existing markets of
Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand and Singapore.
Mr. Kang Dae Hwan, General Manager of
Passenger Sales and Marketing for Korean Air in Southeast Asia
& Oceania said, “We are continuingly growing our routes and
content for the region’s avid travellers. Finding a reliable
yet effective distribution partner is an important part of our
“Over the years, Abacus FareX system has proven
to be an effective channel in distributing our flights’
content. Its fast operating system and user-friendly features
which promptly upload vital booking information are able to
truly reflect the airline’s realtime schedules and air fares.
Plus, the Abacus teams across the markets have shown a true
dedication in providing the essential customer service and
support for our business.”
Korean Air and its international passenger division and
related subsidiary cargo division together serve 130 cities in
45 countries. It is among the top 20 airlines in the world in
terms of passengers carried.
Mr. Dong Seol Kim,
General Manager, Rakso Travel, Philippines, said, “It is definitely great news
for us that Abacus FareX now distributes Korean Air’s content.
Being able to offer more flight options to our clients
is vital in this competitive environment.”
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