KUWAIT and UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, announced a new agreement with Jazeera Airways- the leading low-cost airline operating out of Kuwait. The new partnership was announced today at Dubai Airshow 2019, highlighting the power of technology to grow and achieve business goals.
Joining Sabre’s leading Global Distribution System (GDS), Jazeera Airways will gain continued access to Sabre’s global travel marketplace, allowing the airline to distribute its fares and offers to more than 425,000 travel agents and thousands of corporations around the world. This will support Jazeera’s business strategy by driving its expansion and profitability and expanding its ancillary sales.
“We are pleased to be partnering with Sabre. It will provide us with extended distribution in key markets and support our business growth,” said Rohit Ramachandran, CEO Jazeera Airways. “Jazeera is fast becoming a significant airline internationally with a strong low fare proposition which many more agents will be able to get access to.”
Jazeera joins other low-cost carriers in the Middle East choosing Sabre to expand its reach and leverage its technology to increase revenue and improve travel experience.
“We are pleased to announce our new partnership with Jazeera Airways, welcoming one of the largest low-cost carriers in the Middle East into our customer portfolio,” said Dino Gelmetti, Vice President, Middle East and Africa (MEA), Sabre Travel Solution. “Jazeera Airways is a key player in the region’s vibrant aviation industry and Sabre’s forward-thinking technology will help it improve profitability and enhance its guest experience. We are looking forward to explore new ways to help Jazeera succeed further through the power of technology.”