Surinam Airways has appointed APG as its general sales agent (GSA) in Europe. The flag carrier of the Republic of Surinam currently operates two non-stop flight a week between Amsterdam and the capital Paramaribo, a third flight will be introduced shortly.
Under the new agreement, APG will be providing wide-ranging sales and marketing activities for Surinam Airways as well as full customer and agent support in 39 European markets, including the UK. Surinam Airways has been flying to Amsterdam since 1975 with connections from many European cities including cities in the UK.
Surinam Airways is already a member of BSP UK and has also signed to join APG’s interline e-ticketing solution now with over 100 client airlines.
Bamboo Airways, based in Hanoi, has appointed APG as its GSA in the UK in advance of starting non-stop flights from Vietnam to London Heathrow early next year.
Under the agreement APG will be providing comprehensive sales and marketing services as well as customer care call centre services in the UK.
The agreement was announced at an official signing ceremony in Edinburgh on Sunday, attended by Vietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, who was in Scotland for COP26. The ceremony included Mr Trinh Van Quyet, Chairman of Bamboo Airways and the FLC Group, and Richard Burgess, President of the APG Network.
APG has signed a GET agreement with Volotea for over 30 countries including Ireland. The agreement provides a ticketing facility on APG's own code, GP as well as a programme of digital marketing in the territories.
As a result of the agreement, travel agents in Ireland can now issue Volotea flights via GDS, ticketing on code GP, and will also receive regular news updates on the airline. Volotea already operates online to Cork in Ireland, from Verona.
Volotea was established by Alaeo S.L. from Barcelona, a company created by former Vueling founders, Carlos Muñoz and Lázaro Ros. The name "Volotea" originates from the Spanish verb "revolotear," meaning "to fly around." It commenced operations on 5 April 2012.
Volotea connects small and medium sized European cities with non-stop direct flights at very competitive prices.
The airline offers many destinations, non-stop flights, budget prices, sensible times, friendly airports, complicity with the local area and simple hospitality. Good service at low cost.
APG UK, the London-based office of the APG Network, the world's largest airline representation company, has been appointed as the GSA for Georgian Airways.
Under the agreement, APG will be providing full sales and marketing services as well call centre facilities in the UK.
APG, the world’s leading network for Airline Distribution and Financial Services, is pleased to announce that Malaysia’s Malindo Air, an International Air Transportation Association (IATA) member, as well as a recent winner of CAPA’s 2016 Asia Pacific Regional Airline of the Year, is the latest airlines to join the APG IET (Interline E-Ticketing) “hub”.