AIRLINEPROS TO REPRESENT TAG AIRLINES IN THE UNITED STATES SETTLEMENT PLAN (ARC)
New York, December 14, 2016 – AirlinePros, a leader in airline representation and distribution services, welcomes TAG Airlines (5U/911), Guatemala’s largest carrier, and latest ARC participating airline to be represented by AirlinePros.
“We are excited to connect this vital airline with the ARC accredited agency channel”, commented Tamara Bercebal Ballester, Vice President Global Business Development at AirlinePros. “Founded in 1961, TAG was a pioneer of Civil Aviation in Guatemala, and is the first 100% Guatemalan airline joining ARC. TAG currently operates scheduled and chartered domestic services, as well as international connections to El Salvador, Honduras, and Belize. We feel privileged to be the airline’s local partner here in the US, the first Market and Settlement Plan TAG is to develop on an international scale”.
About TAG Airlines
Transportes Aereos Guatemaltecos (TAG) is a private passenger and cargo airline, headquartered in Guatemala City, and with its main hub at Guatemala La Aurora International Airport. TAG is the first airline in Guatemala certified by the ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization). TAG operates a fleet of SAAB 340 A’s and Embraer 100 aircraft to support more than 25 daily flights. Destinations include Belize, Flores Tikal, Tegucigalpa, Cayo San Pedro, San Pedro Sula, Roatan, Iloplango Retalhuleu, Puerto Barrios, and Xela.
Travel Agent Information
TAG Airlines has elected the General Concurrence Method of agent appointment whereby all ARC accredited agents are automatically appointed as agents of TAG Airlines. Currently, the airline accepts ‘cash only’ as the form payment. Major credit cards, including Visa and MasterCard will follow shortly as form of payment. TAG Airlines participates in Sabre GDS, with Amadeus to follow shortly.
For inquiries, reservation assistance, or sales information contact AirlinePros’ dedicated TAG Airlines line:
TAG Airlines c/o AirlinePros
420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 2523
New York, NY 10170
Tel No: 201 526 7620