Shop: Use of Airline Taxonomy (no use of SSRs or RFIC/RFISC codes) [SHPSRV]

Guidance for Schema Version:

21.3

Definition of Capability

Airline

This capability allows the Airline to return a set of products and services with associated airline taxonomy codes. The airline may consider the additional offer criteria with requested airline taxonomy codes for its offer construction.

Seller

This capability allows the Seller to identify a set of products and services returned by the airline using the Airline Taxonomy. The Seller may provide airline taxonomy code(s) to the airline during shopping

NOTE: System Providers will use the above definition that pertains to their customers for Capabilities Verification.

Links to EASD Implementation Guidance

This capability document is currently in the SOSB Ballot process. Once the capability has been approved in the voting process, the links will be updated.

Update link: Use of Airline Taxonomy

Text from Use of Airline Taxonomy

Preconditions
▪ None
Process

  1. Seller performs the request for a set of products and services from an airline.

    1. Seller could request said products and services based on airline taxonomy codes.

  2. Airline returns set of products and services with associated airline taxonomy codes.

    1. Airline may consider the requested airline taxonomy code preferences in offer construction.

Post Condition
Success
▪ The airline returns a set of products and services with associated airline taxonomy codes.
Failure
▪ N/A; airline use of the taxonomy is not mandated at present
Relevant Messages
▪ AirShoppingRQ
▪ AirShoppingRS
▪ OfferPriceRQ
▪ OfferPriceRS
▪ SeatAvailabilityRQ
▪ SeatAvailabilityRS
▪ ServiceListRQ
▪ ServiceListRS
▪ OrderQuoteRQ
▪ OrderReshopRQ
▪ OrderReshopRS
▪ OrderViewRS
▪ OrderChangeNotifRQ
▪ OrderHistoryRS
Note: Taxonomy can be used anywhere where a Service is referenced.

Related Concepts, Capabilities and Worked Examples:

NOTE: Retailing Capabilities Verification Guidance will align to the published EASD Implementation Guidance at all times. From time to time when new guidance is published this will be updated and supersede any Retailing Capabilities Verification Guidance listed below.

Retailing Capabilities Verification Guidance

Airline

Any one of the following message pairs

Optional Messages

AirShoppingRQ/RS

SeatAvailabilityRQ/RS

ServiceListRQ/RS

OfferPriceRQ/RS

OrderReshopRQ/RS

Seller

Minimum Requirements…

…and any one of the following message pairs

Optional Messages

User Interface Screenshots

AirShoppingRQ/RS

SeatAvailabilityRQ/RS

ServiceListRQ/RS

OfferPriceRQ/RS

OrderReshopRQ/RS

NOTE: For all versions prior to that listed above (generally the most recent), the verification will be based on the guidance available for that version. In the case that no guidance is available, verification will be at IATA’s discretion.