We would like to remind you that "TCH" and "Sirena-Travel" offers you to participate in the new project Avia +.
The project concept is the sale of transportation of any airline directly from the TCH session.
Advantages for the cashier:
-> all variants of the flights evaluation in the single GDS reply; -> work in the new convenient graphical interface "GDS-Simple!" with support of brands selection and up-sale, displaying the baggage allowance immediately in the evaluation variant; -> no risks of making mistakes when calculating the commission, the amount of return and exchange - this will do Sirena-Travel.
Advantages of the agency from participation:
-> only one ATSS settlement system: one guarantee, one settlement technology, one reporting period (10 days); -> a new interface for working with GDS, which does not require a special training of personnel for sales on the BSP sink; -> a minimum risks of receiving credits; -> Segment compensation, no ZZ collection and any fees of the Provider when selling IATA BSP transport documents in Avia +.
We are glad to invite the sale specialists to take part in our webinar on September, 2017.
Sirena-Travel has traditionally acted as a partner of the Conference "New opportunities for managing the airline's operating processes," organized by the Aeronavigator company. The subjects of the business program of this event reflected current information, new technological solutions and improvements to existing software products used by the Airline in the production environment and tools for managing these processes.
Sirena-Travel CJSC was presented by the director of Development department, Mr. Sukhinin A. He made a presentation on the integrated solution for airlines Leonardo PSS Leonardo.
There were considered the questions of interaction of system components, functional capabilities and its controls and integration with other technological solutions used by the Airline in their production environment, including products of other developers.
In "Sirena-Travel" GDS has been updated the software for issuing of receipt for agency fee in A4 format, issued instead of K95. When registering an agency fee using the cash receipt voucher request, to the receipt is automatically assigned a settlement code of “cash receipt voucher “ and ten-digit number, generated by the system. To use this functionality, the operator must delete the active series of the receipt by requesting СК/. This revision will allow automatically create the online-ticket files and make on their basis the registration of the fees in the agent's accounting systems. Please note, that the receipt for the agency fee with the settlement code “cash receipt voucher " is not an accountable form.
Sirena-Travel company informs about the launch of new service "AVIA +", which provides full-scale search and displaying of current tariffs and transportation issuing for the flights of airlines that are not participants of ATSS. This will allow the agencies to expand the air content and provide a more complete package of offers and services for the passengers. This project is realized due to close interaction with Transport Clearing House (TCH) and opens a new level of quality of air transportation sales in the standard settlement procedure.
The new joint development has a number of advantages and additional opportunities for agent. It allows to use the sales channels more widely, using the maximum variants of tariffing of air transportation, which have been received through „Sirena-Travel" GDS and GDS Galileo and combined in a single booking interface. There are also used the tools for organization of secondary operations, reporting and form filling in automatic mode. In the same mode will be applied a commission fee, both in the TCH session and during the sales of airline transportation, participants of BSP Russia.
It should иу also added that Sirena-Travel GDS's support service provides full support, settlement and processing of the customer's secondary transactions when booking and sale within the framework of the project“ Avia +” project in all used systems and settlement sessions.
Offsite conferences have become for a long time momentous events in the industry and are taken into account in business calendars of most Event-resources operating in the Aviation and Tourist Business market. The conference format allows to effectively exchange information related to the development of the modern air transportation market, to discuss solutions and technologies of Aviation profitability management in Russia, to be in direct contact with customers and better understand their needs and bring new commercial products and solutions to the market. In fact, the conference "Sirena-Travel" has become a unique business club of professionals of the air carrier community, which gives it the status of the most important industry event. The topic of the forthcoming event is directly connected with the development of air transportation. The conference will focus on a set of technological solutions for business management, which Russian developers offer for airlines. At the conference will be discussed the prospects of revenue growth for airlines due to using the modern IT products in e-commerce, as well as actual solutions for modernization of management systems while reducing the costs of air carriers. Sirena-Travel is the leader in distribution of aviation services in Russia, as well as the largest domestic developer and supplier of information technology for the aviation industry. Suffice it to say that to date, the total share of air transportation in the Sirena-Travel GDS is more than 25 million "passenger-segments" and takes the second place in the market of aviation services in the country. Many Russian airlines, as well as air carriers from the CIS countries, have become regular participants of this project and have noted its importance and informative content of the program, the exceptional importance of such event for management in the field of commerce, distribution and profitability.
The largest aviation event held by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) was held in Cancun (Mexico).
Leading airlines of the world, leaders of IT-technologies in the field of air transportation, managers of airports and ground services, suppliers of additional services and services for aviation business, the largest experts and experts in this business are invited to the conference.
The topics discussed by the conference participants were related to the development of the aviation industry, to the creation of sustainable growth in air transportationand it's security, the implementation of new technologies in the management of airline commercial activities and the organization and implementation of additional services and services for passengers.
Representatives of Sirena-Travel, acting as the largest Russian provider and developer of domestic inventory system, participated in profile meetings and working groups on new software solutions for the aviation industry, economic aspects of the business, market challenges and recommendations of industry regulators.
Summarizing on the results of the conference were built up the final declarations aimed at further development of air transport services, were obtained the results of discussion and exchange of opinions among aviation professionals, it was set the plan for implementing for ensuring of safe and high-quality air transportation.
Aviation Festival Africa 2017 was held on June 13-14, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Sirena-Travel acted as a sponsor of this event and became one of the participants of the business program.
This year in the aviation festival took part more than 1500 experts in the field of civil aviation, 300 delegates and more than 50 speakers. This large-scale event attracted close attention of both airlines and providers of aviation IT solutions, which view this region as one of the most rapidly developing markets for passenger air transportation.
According to IATA forecasts, the fastest growth in passenger traffic in the next 20 years will be observed on the African continent. Sirena-Travel studies with great interest the prospects of entering this market and used the opportunity to communicate directly with potential customers and clients of its services.
During the conference Sirena-Travel held more than 20 meetings with representatives of African airlines such as South African Airlines, Comair, Egypt Air, ASKY Airlines, FlyArt, Fastjet, etc. At meetings were demonstrated wide possibilities of PSS Leonardo system, as well as individual modules such E-Commerce, RMS, Fleet & Crew, etc.
Our specialists also made a presentation on capabilities of our E-commerce module – Websky and on development of modern PSS, using the example of PSS Leonardo.
Specialists, participated in the Aviation Festival Africa, highly appreciated the complexity of Sirena-Travel solutions, the flexible approach to realizing the goals of the airlines of any business model, as well as the affordable pricing of our company.
On June 13, 2017 "Rusline" Airlines has transmitted to the modern complex platform Leonardo PSS. Migration from inventory system "Sirena-2000" was promptly proceeded within a few hours and did not affect the current operational activities of the airline.
Most air carriers that host their resources in „Sirena-2000” have already migrated to PSS Leonardo. To date, this is the 41st in implementation, performed in Sirena-Travel JSC. Total amount of airline bookings in PSS Leonardo in the year 2016 reached more than 22 million segments.PSS Leonardo will allow “Rusline” Airlines significantly expand the business management capabilities with maximum automation of business processes, as well as to organize the sale of international air transportation and the sending of PNRGOV messages according to the requirements of the state authorities of the countries in which international flights will be performed according to international IATA standards.
«Rusline» Airlines is one of the largest domestic Airlines in the Russian Federation, operates both scheduled and charter flights. The principal activity of the airline is to restart future-oriented routes between the destinations of the Russian Federation and also between Russia and neighboring countries. The main idea is to deliver passengers from small towns in the Russian Federation to air hubs on medium-haul aircraft.
Sirena-Travel company for many years is a regular partner and participant of the Conference "Transport services", organized by the Association of Air Transport Agencies (AAVT) in cooperation with the Transport Clearing House (TCH).
The theme of the Conference was the key aspects of the development of an agent tourism product in the current market conditions: modern technologies and solutions for the sale of travel agency services, legislative and financial regulation in the tourism industry, proposals for additional services for passengers and expansion of the content and business products offered to travel agents.
The business program of the Conference was opened by TCH President Mikhail Baskakov.He gave a review of commercial situation in passenger traffic for 2017, in review were considered following issues: tendencies and prospects for the development of the air transportation market, the role of the TCH in ensuring the processes of interaction between the providers of tourism services and airlines, the most important vectors and directions in the TCH activities for the harmonious development of the tourist business.
At the Conference, focused on the tourist market, Sirena-Travel Company offered a new product that allows to combine aviation content ATSS TCH+ IATA BSP in a unified terminal of Sirena-Travel GDS. This technology makes it possible to effect settle for the organization of air transportation through TCH according to standard rules and regulations used between air carriers and service providers. The presentation of the new technological solution was made by the deputy commercial Director of Sirena-Travel JSC Brytkov Petr. He told the participants about the main details of this project, its commercial prospects and functional capabilities.
At the Conference was also presented report on technologies for the development of tourism products in existing settlement systems by the project development Director of Sirena-Travel, Dernovoy Yurij.
Sirena-Travel Company in the framework of non-commercial partnership program presented the Certificates of Partners in the field of training future specialists for the Aviation and Tourist Business to the leading Russian industry universities.The heads of Department of Business and Tourism of the St. Petersburg University of Management and Economics Technologies and the Department of Air Transport Organization of the Moscow State Technical University of Civil Aviation (MGTU GA) received the certificates.
Sirena-Travel company has been cooperating with these and other educational institutions for a long time, providing all the necessary software and consulting support for technological base for the work of teachers and students. Expanding the participants in the non-profit partnership program with the sectoral universities is the result of fruitful cooperation with educational institutions in the field of training personnel for aviation and travel industries.