AAI joins hand with IATA for comprehensive e-billing solution
Airports Authority of India (AAI), the Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) and the Largest Airport Operator of the country and International Air Transport Association (IATA) joined hands together for providing a comprehensive e-billing solution to ANSP’s and Airport Service Providers for data gathering, e-invoicing and collection of tariff from Airlines.
An MoU was recently signed by IATA Director (Enhancement & Financing services) Manfred Blondeel, and AAI General Manager (Business Development) Anil Gupta, in the presence of Member Finance S Suresh, and AAI Executive Director Finance Rajesh Bhandari, during the strategic level meeting of AAI and IATA on making a collaborative effort.
Speaking on the occasion S Suresh said, “AAI and IATA have more than a decade long association of invoicing and collection. During this period the system has been augmented in such a way that it has become a robust and unique as at present there is no other comprehensive e-billing system available for data gathering, invoicing and collection in one system.” Manfred Blondeel stated that considering AAI’s expertise in data gathering and IATA’s expertise in collection of invoices through BSP and ICH the collaboration between IATA and AAI would be a milestone for the Global Aviation Fraternity who now have a tested and effective Comprehensive business solution.