Amadeus and Norwegian Cruise Lines Deal .

Amadeus the largest Global Distribution System (GDS) provider or in other words the Computer Reservation Software Sytem that has the Largest Market share has signed a Ten year-deal with Norwegian Cruise Lines in which Amadeus will provide Norwegian with an air shopping and booking tool for both travel agents and consumers to use. Norwegian will also use it for booking its ship crew and corporate travel.

The new tool will give real-time pricing for published, contracted and negotiated airfares on Norwegian's consumer website, travel agent booking website and for its in-house booking agents. This is a win/win Scenario for all parties involved be it Amadeus, Norwegian, Passangers and Travel Agents.

Norwegian will implement the new functionality in phases through 2013, other Cruise lines are expected to follow . There has been that idea lingering around for past two years centered on the Simple Questio "How can Cruise Companies capitalize the most on out of Port Passangers?" . Here and now we know the answer!.