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.