KUALA LUMPUR (July 24): OAG partners Plug and Play -- the world's largest startup accelerator and innovation centre -- to enable OAG the leading provider of digital flight information to collaborate with disruptive startups and technology leaders to create smarter and more innovative solutions for the travel ecosystem.
"We're committed to helping startups accelerate growth and product development by offering fast and easy access to our data solutions and APIs, " said OAG's chief product officer, Vipul Nakum.
OAG's schedules and flight status database has become the number one choice for developers and tech innovators as many technology companies and startups are already powering their critical applications and products with OAG's easy-to-use APIs and market-leading air travel data.
Currently, OAG's customer network includes three of the four largest online travel agents (OTAs) in the world, the largest booking engine in Europe and the top travel, technology and eCommerce leaders across China, India, Indonesia, Latin America and North America.
Meanwhile, Plug and Play's Travel and Hospitality Innovation Platform focuses on discovering, supporting and scaling disruptive technologies that are defining the future of travel, a statement said.
In Asia, Plug and Play has a footprint in Tokyo, Singapore and Jakarta covering various industries and verticals with a further eight offices in China including Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Xi'an in collaboration with partners like Philips, Daimler, Audi, and Cisco.