Enabling growth in China’s aviation industry quickly and securely
Support what IATA forecasts will be the world’s largest air passenger market (defined by traffic to, from and within) by 2029.
Unisys deployed ClearPath Forward® Systems with extended transaction capacity clustering capability to link up to six systems for increased transaction processing capacity with storage and virtual tape library; Unisys provides a passenger service solution that TravelSky offers as a hosted system to China’s airlines - Air China is the first client of the new solution; Unisys deployed its Cargo Solutions which TravelSky offers to China’s cargo airlines via a SaaS model from a Unisys secure private cloud environment hosted in Beijing, now used by Air China and China Eastern.
Results and benefits
Helped ensure the ability to handle the predicted 1.19 billion passengers in 2034 quickly and securely, 758 million more than in 2014, with an average annual growth rate of 5.2%
Enabled Air China to generate ~50 million flight queries and 1 million booking requests per da