SAS signs letter of intent with Amadeus
The SAS Group has signed a letter of intent with Amadeus, one of the leading suppliers of global distribution systems and IT solutions in the airline industry.
The letter of intent means that parts of the SAS commercial IT platform will be replaced. These include sales, booking, ticketing, check-in and load-control. The new and modern systems, that are standardized and easier to use, will support the SAS Group’s employees in the meeting with the customer. Further on, travel agencies will keep access to the lowest fares with SAS through Amadeus.
“This letter of intent provides the SAS Group the possibility to offer our customers innovative solutions during the years ahead. It will be easy to find a good-value alternative. In addition, the agreement will include considerably reduced distribution costs,” says Robin Kamark, Senior Vice President, Airline Commercial, SAS Group.
“This has been a long process and we are now looking forward to the next step in this expanded cooperation, ” says Robin Kamark.
SAS Group Corporate Communications
For further information, please contact
Robin Kamark +46 70-9972424 (Distribution)
Eva-Karin Dahl +46 70-9972817 (Distribution)
Mats Fagerlund +46 8-7972474 (IT)
Magnus Rosén +46 70-9975389 (IT)