BCD Travel enters partnership with Airbus to service main European markets

UTRECHT, The Netherlands, July 19, 2022 – Starting July 1, BCD Travel began servicing Airbus in its four European home markets: France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom. BCD already has existing partnerships with Airbus in Canada, China, India, and the United States.

BCD will provide Airbus, a leading aircraft manufacturer, with a digital and flexible service approach to boost the travel experience for its employees. BCD will provide personalized, digital-first service in four languages through a virtual service platform, consisting of a dedicated team of travel agents, and BCD’s award-winning traveler app TripSource®. The dedicated team will service all 110,000 Airbus travelers in France, Germany, Spain and U.K., offering them extended support hours and better management of their travel itineraries with alerts and real-time messages through TripSource.

“With this tailor-made platform, we’re contributing to the streamlining of Airbus’ business travel management processes,” said Lutz Nauert, Senior Vice President, Global Program Management for EMEA at BCD Travel. “The virtual platform connects all four markets and guarantees the best possible experiences for all Airbus travelers.”

About BCD Travel

BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. We give travelers innovative tools that keep them safe and productive and help them make good choices on the road. We partner with travel and procurement leaders to simplify the complexities of business travel, drive savings and satisfaction, and move whole companies toward their goals. In short, we help our clients travel smart and achieve more. We make this happen in 106 countries with a global client retention rate of 97%, the highest in the industry. For more information, visit www.bcdtravel.com.  

About BCD Group

BCD Group is a market leader in the travel industry. The privately owned company was founded in 1975 by John Fentener van Vlissingen and consists of BCD Travel (global corporate travel management and its subsidiary BCD Meetings & Events, global meetings and events agency) and Park ‘N Fly (off-airport parking). For more information, visit www.bcdgroup.com.