201501290800PR_NEWS_USPR_____PH18617 20150129T080000-0500 prnewswire.com 20150129 PH18617 1 urn:newsml:prnewswire.com:20150129:PH18617:1 20150129T080000-0500 20150129T080000-0500 MimeType/@FormalName Air Transport News Named Official Media Partner For Airline Distribution 2015 WASHINGTON, and ATHENS, Greece, Jan. 29, 2015 UATP-media-partner 201501290800PR_NEWS_USPR_____PH18617.xml Air Transport News Named Official Media Partner For Airline Distribution 2015

Air Transport News Named Official Media Partner For Airline Distribution 2015

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WASHINGTON, and ATHENS, Greece, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- UATP has announced that Air Transport News will be the official media partner for Airline Distribution 2015. The annual conference will take place at the InterContinental Athens on 17-19 March.

UATP is a global travel payment network. UATP accounts are actively issued by 15 member airlines and accepted as a form of payment for corporate business travel by more than 200 airlines worldwide. Airlines currently issuing UATP accounts include Aer Lingus, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, American Airlines, Austrian Airlines, British Airways, Continental Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Japan Airlines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Lufthansa German Airlines, Qantas Airways, Ltd., Scandinavian Airlines System, United Airlines and US Airways. For information, visit uatp.com.

Airline Distribution brings together a variety of industry leaders and decision makers to address the greatest challenges to distribution in a neutral forum. The international event will focus on the many facets of airline distribution, with panels featuring the EMEA market, evolving payments, using technology to enhance distribution strategies and other industry updates.

Dr. Kostas Iatrou, Managing Director of Air Transport News said: "UATP has for decades played an important role in the air transport industry especially within airline distribution. We are glad to cooperate with UATP in Airline Distribution 2015 as it is a key event for the industry."

"We are honored to partner with Air Transport News for Airline Distribution 2015," said Ralph Kaiser, president and CEO, UATP. "They have covered most of the industry's top events, including all ICAO and IATA events. I know Airline Distribution 2015 will get the coverage it deserves with Air Transport News as the official media partner."

Air Transport News was established in 2006 to be a key online news source for the airline industry. The publication has more than 54,400 subscribers from 180+ countries and an average of 250,000 visits per month. To register or learn more about Airline Distribution 2015, please visit: http://uatp.com/news-and-events/AD-2015-Home.html

For more information, visit UATP.com or http://www.atn.aero/.

About UATP

UATP is a global payment solution owned and operated by the world's airlines and accepted by thousands of merchants for air, rail and travel agency payments. UATP offers easy-to-use data tools, DataStreamSM and DataMineSM, which provide comprehensive account details to Issuers and Corporate Subscribers for accurate travel management.

Accepted as a form of payment for corporate business travel worldwide by airlines, travel agencies and Amtrak®; UATP accounts are issued by: Aeromexico; Air New Zealand (ANZFF.PK); American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL); Austrian Airlines; China Eastern Airlines (NYSE: CEA); Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL); EL AL Israel Airlines; Etihad Airways; GOL Linhas aereas inteligentes S.A. (NYSE: GOL and Bovespa: GOLL4); Hahn Air; Japan Airlines (9201:JP); Luhfthansa German Airlines; Malaysia Airlines; Qantas Airways (QUBSF.PK); Shandong Airlines; United Airlines (NYSE: UAL); and US Airways.

Contact:
UATP Corporate Communications
Wendy Ward, wward@uatp.com
+1 202 626 4077

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