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JR Technologies and IAG Join Forces to Develop NDC Software


CHANIA, GREECE / ACCESSWIRE / March 15, 2017 / JR Technologies and International Airlines Group (IAG) have signed an agreement to cooperate on developing NDC related software that will accelerate digital innovation and support IAG's airlines' NDC Strategy.

"We chose JR Technologies because of its rapid prototyping capability. NDC is still in its infancy and we need a partner who is agile enough to support us and keep pace with a fast changing marketplace," said Glenn Morgan Head of Digital Business Transformation, IAG.

"JR Technologies' strength is in our experience and in our thorough knowledge of NDC. We are happy to support IAG in its progress towards NDC adoption and pledge our full resources and R&D capabilities to enable airlines to reach a profitable retailing model," said George Khairallah, President of JR Technologies.

JR Technologies is a thought leader in airline retailing and New Distribution Capabilities (NDC). Established in 2015 in Chania, on the Island of Crete, the JR Technologies Innovation Center is dedicated to supporting NDC adoption and boasts rapid prototyping and R&D capabilities unparalleled in the travel industry. With its locations in Athens (Greece), Dublin (Ireland), JR Technologies offers end-to-end NDC enabled airline retailing solutions that support both direct and indirect distribution.

International Airlines Group is one of the world's largest airline groups with 548 aircraft flying to 274 destinations and carrying almost 95 million passengers each year. It is the third largest group in Europe and the sixth largest in the world, based on revenue. Formed in January 2011, IAG is the parent company of Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia and Vueling. It is a Spanish registered company with shares traded on the London Stock Exchange and Spanish Stock Exchanges.

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JR Technologies
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SOURCE: JR Technologies