Ability to create and service group bookings.
Ability to request creation and servicing of group bookings.
Concepts: Offers & Orders: https://standards.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/EASD/pages/574750733 and https://standards.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/EASD/pages/574717963
Capabilities: Offers & Orders: https://standards.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/EASD/pages/574750721 and https://standards.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/EASD/pages/574259560
Worked Examples: Offers & Orders: https://standards.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/EASD/pages/574881865 and https://standards.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/EASD/pages/574619770
For all capabilities, please also consult the list of general guidelines for adherence to best practices that span across several capabilities and messages:
A booking is marked and interpreted as a Group booking when the following element is provided in the OrderCreateRQ by the Seller:
Once the Airline confirms the Order creation, the group name is echoed back to the Seller through:
Each Airline would implement their own rules/conditions regarding Group bookings. For example:
Minimum number of passengers required for the Order to be considered a group booking.
Maximum number of allowed passengers in a Group booking.
Minimum required passenger details at time of Order creation.
Minimum required passenger details at time of payment.