Verteil and dnata Travel Group have entered into an agreement for powering the dnata Travel Group’s NDC adoption via Verteil Direct Connect (VDC) platform.
The dnata Travel Group of companies will now be able to access airline NDC content across multiple business lines that serve travel requirements of a diverse market.
“As part of the dnata Travel Group’s NDC initiative, we are excited to partner with Verteil Technologies to bring NDC capabilities to our Corporate and B2B businesses. This new capability will enable our consultants to seamlessly search, book and issue NDC fares and offers, and also conduct all post-issuance processes in order to support our customers.” said Geoff Wood, Senior Vice President, Destination Management and Supplier Relations, dnata Travel Group.
“Our NDC initiative will ensure that our customers have continued access to the best available fares and enhance their capability to access airline ancillary products. It will also support our airline partners in efficiently implementing their NDC strategies in the UAE and GCC region. We continue to invest in innovative solutions to deliver best-in-class services for our customers and airline partners.”
“Verteil is honored to be powering the dnata Travel Group’s NDC program. The NDC adoption via Verteil Direct Connect will provide dnata Travel Group with the ability to embrace modern airline retailing and incorporate greater personalization, and thus provide unique customer experiences and push the benefits of ongoing NDC product innovations to their downstream travel partners,” Jerrin Jos, Founder & CEO, Verteil Technologies, said.
“The Middle East continues to be a major focus market for Verteil. Our recently established Middle East operations aim to provide best in class support locally as well as support travel companies to lay out future-proof NDC roadmaps that will be essential in these tough times from a sustainability and growth perspective.”
Verteil is the first technology company from India to launch Emirates NDC via the Emirates Gateway suite. Travel agencies will be able to access Emirates NDC content via Verteil’s NDC platform whilst avoiding surcharges that will be imposed on bookings made via traditional channels from July 1, 2021.