Newly launched Mongolian Airlines Group, a full
service domestic and regional carrier, has signed a major
technology agreement with Amadeus.
Mongolian has selected the Amadeus Altéa
Customer Management Solution to automate its entire customer
management process, including booking, ticketing, airport check-in
and departure control, while enhancing the overall customer
The airline will also use Amadeus e-Retail, an
online global booking solution, to power sales through its
website, enabling travellers around the world to book Mongolian
Additionally, Mongolian Airlines Group and
Amadeus signed a global distribution agreement that will enable
the airline’s flight schedule, fares and availability to be viewed
and booked via the Amadeus Selling Platform to a global network of
over 91,000 travel agents.
Speaking about the agreement, Byambajav Margad,
Vice-President of Policy and Strategic Planning, Mongolian
Airlines Group said, “As the leading provider of technology
solutions to airlines, Amadeus was the ideal choice for Mongolian
Airlines. Having Amadeus as our technology partner will give us
the same technology as used by leading global airlines, allowing
us to easily partner with other carriers on the Altéa platform.
Amadeus will ensure that our flight services are available to the
global aviation and travel network, supporting our future airline
partnerships and helping to establish Mongolian Airlines Group as
the leading airline for travel to and from Mongolia.”
Incorporated in September 2011, Mongolian
Airlines Group (MR) is a new full service airline. On 2 January
2012, the first domestic flights commenced with two Fokker 50
aircraft servicing eight main destinations within Mongolia.
With two Airbus A319 airliners, Mongolian
Airlines Group is planning to start scheduled services to Hong
Kong from 1 June 2012 followed by direct services to Haneda, Tokyo
from July 2012.
Later in 2012, the airline plans to add
more destinations in Mainland China and South Korea including
Shanghai (PVG), Tianjin (TSN), Jeju (CJU) and Cheongju (CJJ).
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