API Information

Response Format
XML
Service Action Code
BargainFinderMax_ASRQ
Current Version
4.2.0
Target Audience
TN
Environment
Production
Documentation
Go to the Alternate Airport Shop documentation

What's New

  • Alternate Airport Shop has been enhanced with the following new optional search parameters:
  • AirShoppingRuleManager – To specify and invoke the traveler persona rules.
  • Additionally, the following information will be returned in the BargainFinderMax response:
  • Forced Stopover Indicator – New indicator at the segment level to denote stopover point.

Business Value

  • Each of these new parameters power new ways to market, shop and convert lookers to bookers.

New Features

In the Request

Required

Parameter: TravelerPersona@Name

Type: String

Description: New parameter to specify the traveler persona as created via the Air Shopping Rules Manager.

Sample Value:

<IntelliSellTransaction> <RequestType Name="50ITINS"/> <TravelerPersona Name=”ABCTRAVEL”/> </IntelliSellTransaction>
Note: The name of the ‘Travel Persona’ is to be used with the Air Shopping Rules Manager application, only. The applicable rules associated to the travel persona will be invoked by Bargain Finder Max.

In the Response

Optional

Parameter: RequestedStopover Ind

Type: Boolean

Description: Indicator to identify which segment is the one departing from the stopover point in the BargainFinderMax response (within one leg).

Sample Value:

<FlightSegment DepartureDateTime="2018-08-12T16:50:00" ArrivalDateTime="2018-08-12T20:20:00" StopQuantity="0" FlightNumber="872" ResBookDesigCode="V" ElapsedTime="150"> <DepartureAirport LocationCode="LHR" TerminalID="5"/> <ArrivalAirport LocationCode="KRK"/> <OperatingAirline Code="YY" FlightNumber="872"/> <Equipment AirEquipType="320"/> <MarketingAirline Code="YY"/> <MarriageGrp>O</MarriageGrp> <DepartureTimeZone GMTOffset="1"/> <ArrivalTimeZone GMTOffset="2"/> <TPA_Extensions> <eTicket Ind="true"/> <Mileage Amount="889"/> <RequestedStopover Ind="true"/> </TPA_Extensions> </FlightSegment>