Airlines Pledge To Follow Lufthansa’s Move Against GDS Costs

Lufthansa is not known as the most innovative airline in the world. But its June 2 decision to impose extra charges on bookings through global distribution systems (GDS) could change airline ticket distribution globally. GDS providers—such as Amadeus, Travelport or Sabre—have long dominated the...

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