1. Call Me Ishmael Travel

53. Flightline Travel Management

Parkway House, Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, HP17 8LJ


Key people: 
Jim McDaid Managing director
Tony McDaid Sales director
Debbie White Operations director

Main industry sectors: Manufacturing, PR, pharmaceutical, legal, IT

Other services: Tours, meetings and events , group incentive

Type of company: Privately owned

Transactions handled online: 18%

Air 17.8% | Hotel 5.9% | Rail 75.0% | Car 0.3% | MICE Negligible | Other 1.0%

Geographical breakdown of transactions:
UK/Ireland 36% | Short-haul 6% | Long-haul 58%

Top destinations: Short-haul - Heathrow, Paris, Frankfurt, London Euston, St Pancras; Long-haul - Dallas, JFK, Astana, Seoul, Tel Aviv

Office locations: Haddenham

Association and network membership: Advantage Travel Partnership, The BTA, Focus Travel Partnership, WIN Travel Network

UK full-time equivalent staff: 4
Average length of service: 15 years
Average industry experience: 22 years

GDS: Amadeus

Online booking tools: Atriis

Other technology: Travelogix Farecast, 7R & T50Software reporting, eLocate PinPoint traveller tracking, Navitas Farefinder and Navitas Smart Suite, Alerts SOS

NDC content: Offline and Atriis online booking tool

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