FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SOLARNET PROVIDES BOOKING TECHNOLOGY TO NEW CONSOLIDATOR
Vancouver, BC, November 12th, 2002 –SCS Solars Computing Systems Inc. (“SolarNet”), a leading provider of information management and electronic distribution solutions for the travel industry, today announced the signing of a new contract with air consolidator Amazing Destinations based in City of Industry CA. The contract is bundled with the WINGS fare entry software, to distribute and manage Amazing Destinations fares.
SolarNet’s LiveLinx: through its interface to the major GDSs/CRSs will allow any travel agent in the world to access SolarNet free of charge and search Amazing’s airfares. No other company can provide this type of cost effective, electronic information distribution solution via every major GDS/CRS networks and the Internet.
SolarNet’s Booking Service: lets the travel agent determine the availability of specific classes of seating on scheduled airlines, then sends a detailed PNR (passenger name record) to the travel vendor directly from the SolarNet screen. As with all SolarNet products, this availability check and “PNR” is conducted through one of the GDS/CRS networks. SCS Solars receives a transaction fee from the travel vendor for each PNR that is generated through the booking service.
Bob Wilson Director of Account Development at SolarNet says, “ adding Amazing Destinations to our client list again proves we have great solutions for travel vendors. With the recent Sabre announcement of Solarnet’s content within Sabre Rate Manager (SRM) SolarNet offers even more benefits. We provide a complete solution to Amazing Destinations, not only can their fares be booked by all agents, the booking capability will also be featured in SRM ”.
About Amazing Destinations.: Based in California, Amazing Destinations have specialized in travel to India, Pakistan, Europe and Asia over the past 15 years. Having operated from manual quote sheets to date, owner Ravi Hingorani recognized times are changing and to compete in today’s market place they must be computerized. “Its about time we moved into the 21st century and made our airfares available on-line and bookable with all systems no matter which GDS/CRS workstation the agents use. With SolarNet we can achieve this “
About Solars: Based in Vancouver, BC, Solars’ is a supply chain intermediary linking travel industry suppliers with retail channels. Solars’ core competency is the ability to electronically gather and compile travel product content from disparate sources. And, facilitate the management, distribution and booking of that content via both the Internet and the major Global Distribution Systems. Solars’ proprietary products include: SolarNet & TourTek. For more information see:
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