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What Was I Doing?  
User currently offlineKevin752 From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 727 posts, RR: 4
Posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1999 times:

Last year I got a job at a travel agency in my home town and I was working in the Amadeus Reservation system and I would like to know what I was doing. This is what I use to do there for 4 hrs at a time:
SSMX968Q12AUGpk1/Amx
That was one flight segment. I use to take the agent cupons and enter peoples reservations. Anyone who has an Idea about what this is it would be greatly appreciated.
Kevin752


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User currently offlineAviationman From Canada, joined Dec 1999, 634 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1925 times:

Sorry, but I'm not sure what you mean by "What was I doing"? Do you really mean......You do not know what you were doing???

User currently offlineUK_Dispatcher From United Arab Emirates, joined Dec 2001, 2595 posts, RR: 30
Reply 2, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1863 times:

Well in that case, you were doing something with the Mexicana 968, in Q class, on 12th Aug, i reckon... But I'm sure you knew that already, didn't you?!

Unfortunately i don't know the Amadeus system really - I only use the GUIDE check-in & LH Weight & Balance systems....


User currently offlineKevin752 From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 727 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1860 times:

that is what i was trying to say. My boss just made me do it but I did not know what it was for.


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User currently offlineLeskova From Germany, joined Oct 2003, 6075 posts, RR: 70
Reply 4, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 1748 times:

SSMX968Q12AUGpk1/Amx

SS = Sell Seat
MX968 = Flight Number
Q = Booking Class
12AUG = Flight Date
PK = passive booking, confirmed seat
1 = 1 seat
AMX = not sure, but usually you enter the Filekey/PNR of the airline here - so I guess that the flights were booked directly through MX

In other words: you were preparing bookings that were not made directly at your office for ticketing at your office, something that is done through passive segments (a segment that represents an active segment that is booked in another system and/or in another office) - a passive segment does not reduce the availability inventory of the flight by the number of seats booked, because it's passive... the active segment (the real segment) already took the seat out of the inventory.

Hope I explained that in a somewhat understandable way...

Regards,
Frank



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