ATPCO introduces new Reassurance UPAs at no cost to airlines

TravelDailyNews International | April 08, 2020

ATPCO introduces new Reassurance UPAs at no cost to airlines
ATPCO has embarked on a pro-bono initiative to help airlines, sales channels, and people who fly, and we thought you might be interested in knowing about it. While most airlines have cut back schedules significantly or are even grounded at the moment, it’s a fluid situation. There are still many flights operating, some scheduled flights are being brought back into operation already, and there is still flight shopping for the future. Those traveling now - and those who will fly again in the future - are rightfully concerned about their health and safety when they travel. ATPCO saw an urgent need to help convey the measures airlines are taking to protect passengers when they are considering flights to purchase.

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Manchester Airport now deals with more passengers than ever before in its 77-year history.The gateway today broke it all-time record, with 22.32m people having flown in and out of the airport over the past 12 months.


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Manchester Airport now deals with more passengers than ever before in its 77-year history.The gateway today broke it all-time record, with 22.32m people having flown in and out of the airport over the past 12 months.

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