Lufthansa Group and Amadeus have announced an agreement to continue their 30-year technology partnership.
Through the deal, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines will continue to use Amadeus’ Altea Passenger Service System for reservation, inventory and departure control.
In addition, Lufthansa Group and Amadeus are also adding further areas of collaboration in areas such as operations, merchandising and shopping to disruption management.
Dr Roland Schütz, executive vice president of information management and Lufthansa Group CIO, said: “Amadeus and the Lufthansa Group are two companies, founded in Europe, driving growth and digitalisation across the world. Amadeus systems will continue to support the Lufthansa Group through industry-leading solutions that foster innovation.”
Julia Sattel, president, airlines at Amadeus, commented: “We are very proud to announce an agreement to expand our partnership with Lufthansa Group today. Our partnership is based on a deep mutual understanding and respect, and this agreement is proof of the collaborative, individual approach we take with our customers. Amadeus’ industry-leading technology supports the Lufthansa Group to pursue its business goals.”