Sabre to expand portfolio of passenger services to Gulf Air

Southlake, Texas-based Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) has signed a new agreement with the Kingdom of Bahrain´s national carrier, Gulf Air, to provide an expanded portfolio of core passenger services technology covering reservations, departure controls, and all other aspects that touch passengers directly.

For the past two decades, Gulf Air has been using SabreSonic core reservations and departure control systems to conduct the most critical services ranging from sales of tickets to checking in passengers on flights.

Under this new agreement, Sabre will continue providing the latest developments and trends through its technology solutions to Gulf Air, giving the airline access to an expanded portfolio of progressive technologies including passenger re-accommodation, mobile concierge services, ancillary inventory and real time revenue integrity software.

Sabre´s solutions optimize day-to-day airline operations and ultimately help carriers to increase revenues, reduce costs, and deliver better travel experiences.

Sabre Corporation is a technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Its software, data, mobile, and distribution solutions are used by airlines and hotel properties to manage critical operations, including passenger and guest reservations, revenue management, flight, network and crew management. The company also operates a leading global travel marketplace, which processes more than USD 120bn of estimated travel spend annually by connecting travel buyers and suppliers. Headquartered in the US, Sabre operates offices in approximately 160 countries around the world.