Hahn Air has expanded its suite of products for
partner airlines and travel agencies with a solution powered by
IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard.
Air’s NDC platform brings the following benefits to partner
- Airlines, irrespective if they are already NDC
capable or not, can add an additional distribution channel and
thereby extend their global customer base.
- In addition,
airlines can join the world of NDC by using Hahn Air’s NDC
platform without having to develop their own solution, saving
time, money and resources.
Travel agents can
benefit as follows:
- All travel agents, regardless of
which system they are using, can easily connect to Hahn Air’s NDC
platform. Only one implementation is needed to gain access to
multiple partner airlines of Hahn Air. They will find exclusive
carriers and flights via Hahn Air’s NDC platform.
agencies can continue to use their preferred forms of payment in
almost any market, including cash, credit cards and transactions
via BSP with the respective forms of payment.
“As Hahn Air today supports travel agencies in 190 markets and
airlines of any size and business model, we carefully developed a
scalable solution that meets the needs of all our current and
future partners in a changing airline industry,” said Christopher
Allison, Head of NDC at Hahn Air. “We are leveraging on the
expertise we have acquired during our 20 years of being the leader
in airline distribution solutions, as well as our involvement in
the IATA activities driving and developing the NDC standard from
the very beginning. We have been actively participating in several
IATA committees and are currently holding the chair position of
the NDC Orders Group, as well as a seat on the Shop-Order Board
and the Architecture and Technology Strategy Board.”
with an NDC interface, a proprietary Application Programming
Interface (API) or traditional reservation and ticketing
interfaces – whether it is an existing Hahn Air partner airline or
not – will be able to take advantage of Hahn Air’s new NDC
solution. This includes access to Hahn Air’s network of connected
agencies and aggregators, with the option to make additional
connections to the airlines’ preferred agency partners.