Perot Systems Corporation announced that it has entered into an agreement to provide consulting services to HNA Group to improve its airline reservations systems.
As part of the engagement, Perot Systems will evaluate HNA Group's current capabilities in areas such as e-ticketing, reservations, departure control, and airline reservations systems connectivity. Once this is complete, Perot Systems will assist HNA Group in deploying technology solutions with the aim of becoming a leader in providing end-to-end travel services in China.
According to Steve Curts, the president of Perot Systems Commercial Solutions Group Hainan Airlines is one of the top four airlines in China and is looking for a technology solution that can integrate and automate all of its critical operations; making them operate in a more synchronized and efficient manner.
HNA Group is the largest privately owned air transport company in China and includes six airlines with a combined fleet of 100 aircraft and 500 departures a day. Hainan Airlines is the largest carrier within the HNA Group.