Air France-KLM confirms plans for GDS surcharge from 01-Apr-2018

    Air France-KLM stated (03-Nov-2017) it is “embracing” IATA‘s New Distribution Capability (NDC), and is investing in options for travel partners to access, book and sell rich content. Air FranceKLMadded that “in order to adapt to market circumstances and to further improve its efficiency”, it will implement a distribution surcharge on GDS sales from 01-Apr-2018. The surcharge does not apply to travel agency sales via an NDC connection and to Air France and KLMdirect sales channels. [more – original PR]