NDC has been a catalyst in the journey to airline retailing. However, many implementations rely on legacy artefacts, such as filed fares, booking classes, PNRs and E-Tickets/EMDs.
Vendors are developing retailing platforms in this context, however, so far, none of them proposes a completely legacy-free environment with Offers and Orders only.
This realization is at the crux of the latest white paper developed by Travel in Motion and sponsored by IATA, which builds on the Industry Vision of World of Offers and Orders (pdf), while focusing in on the current state of readiness and ambitions of the vendors.
Access the white paper (pdf)