Friday, September 11, 2009

Airasia : add booking alternative without credit card

AirAsia airline network, consisting of AirAsia, Indonesia AirAsia, Thai AirAsia, and AirAsia X, has worked with the company's distribution technology provider and travel ticketing, Amadeus. Its main purpose, reproduce AirAsia passengers who booked tickets not through internet because no having credit cards.

So far, there are many passengers who rely on ticket and travel agents to book tickets. Therefore, passengers still need assistance route and the best price for airline tickets, rental cars, trains, ferries, to cruise ships.

"There is no specific targets related to the addition of passengers from this cooperation. But we believe that with this choice of alternatives so there growth of passengers," said President Director of Indonesia AirAsia Dharmadi, in Jakarta.

On AirAsia airline network as much as 80 per cent reservation is via the internet. "We can not change the way the ticket booking. AirAsia remains focused on the reservations through the Internet. This is just extending how to buy tickets through travel agents," said Dharmadi.