Amadeus Hellas Companions with Greek Union of Air Journey Businesses (PETAGA)

Amadeus Hellas’ basic supervisor, Eva Karamanou, signing the sponsorship settlement with PETAGA’s president, George Maroutsos (proper) and secretary basic, Christos Kyvernitis.

Amadeus Hellas, which gives superior know-how options for the journey trade, has signed a sponsorship settlement with the Greek Union of Air Journey Businesses (PETAGA) for 2016, it was introduced on the union’s annual basic assembly held final week in Athens.

The dedication will lead to publicity and participation of Amadeus and its know-how options in all of PETAGA’s 2016 actions. The sponsorship settlement between Amadeus Hellas and PETAGA is predicted to open new horizons for cooperation within the sector of journey businesses for the advantage of the Greek vacationers.


Points mentioned throughout PETAGA’s basic assembly included the highest points the journey company trade addressed in 2015, comparable to capital controls and relations with airline firms. Reference was additionally made to the congratulatory letter of the Worldwide Air Transport Affiliation (IATA) regarding the means the Greek journey brokers dealt with the capital controls disaster in Greece.

Through the basic assembly, PETAGA members have been briefed on the New Technology of IATA Settlement Techniques (NewGen ISS), which goals to modernize the trade’s settlement system for transactions between journey brokers and airways.

NewGen ISS goals to carry the settlement system into the fashionable world by delivering simplified processes, decrease prices, quicker money circulate administration, new fee strategies and a alternative of agent accreditation fashions.

For brokers, one of many main sights of NewGen ISS would be the totally different accreditation fashions: customary accreditation with no money facility, customary accreditation with a money facility, and multi-country accreditation.

PETAGA brings collectively Greek enterprises-travel businesses which have branches overseas and take care of particular person and group enterprise journey, home and abroad leisure journey, the group of worldwide conferences, incoming tourism and cruises. Ninety-eight % of its members are  IATA Accredited Brokers that produce over 73 % of airline tickets gross sales within the Greek market.