“Under this new agreement, we have plans to work together to supplement this via an upgrade to Travelport’s latest API connectivity – Travelport Universal API – enabling Orbitz to progressively access and display to its customers the much wider range of travel content that Travelport can now provide,” Travelport chief commercial officer, Kurt Ekert said. The renewed agreement means that Travelport will continue to supply airline, car rental, hotel fares as well as availability, booking and ticketing services to Orbitz. Source = ETB News: T.N. “Travelport has been an important partner for Orbitz and we are pleased that they will continue to play a key role in our technology and travel management needs through this multi-year agreement,” Orbitiz Worldwide chief operating officer, Chris Orton said. Travelport, a leading distribution company, and Orbitz Worldwide have updated their global distribution system agreement.