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Passenger Fare Construction Toolkit

Even with automated fare quotes, you need to keep your pricing skills sharp. Spot anomalies before these lead to debit memos and ticket rejections. The Passenger Fare Construction Toolkit helps you understand and cope with the latest changes in passenger fare construction.

All latest fare construction processes at hand

With this online interactive toolkit, you will easily become acquainted with the latest changes in passenger fare construction standards:

  • Revised special fare pricing logic
  • Revised re-pricing rules for reissues (effective 1 April 2014)
  • Addition of Paragraphs 31 (Voluntary Changes) and 33 (Voluntary Refunds)
  • Using fare type codes in special fare HIP check
  • Detailed examples on the fare selection criteria
  • Calculating special fare circle trips with more than 2 fare components
  • Recognizing the new stopover and Q surcharge entries
  • Revised definition of terms that impact local combinations

Extensive fare construction tools

This publication includes:

  • Four separate volumes for easy acces to the information needed:
    • Core Elements
    • Normal Fare Pricing
    • Special Fare Pricing
    • Re-pricing Exchange and reissues
  • FAQ online access
  • Animated clips/ videos to supplement explanations
  • Netting templates and Fare Type Code Matrix
  • Dynamic updates until 30 April 2015
  • Extended access to 2014 volumes in PFCT Sharepoint archives until 30 April 2016
  • Do-it-yourself eMail alerts to receive PFCT Wiki Updates

Demo: take a sneak peek at the PFCT manual


  • Keeps you up to date with the latest interpretations of IATA resolutions to fend off ticket rejections and debit memos
  • View technical material through a user friendly interactive format and graphic illustrations
  • Plan for contingencies in case of system failure or when the computer is down
  • Provide competitive fare quotes to passengers looking for the best deals
  • Comply with regulatory requirements concerning fare transparency and exceptions to IATA standards

System requirements


· Pentium 4;

· 512 MB of RAM.

· 200 MB of available hard disk space

· 1024 x 768 display or above;


· Windows XP;

· Windows Vista;

· Windows Windows 7.

· Windows Windows 8.

· An internet browser with Adobe Flash Player 10.0 or above installed.


· Mac OS X 10.5 or above;

· An internet browser with Adobe Flash Player 10.0 or above installed.

Product Details Buy Online!
Media: Interactive Toolkit
Edition: 2015
Language: English
Regular Price: US$ 819
Note: Additional fee applies for Servcie Providers

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