April 18, 2016
Porter Airlines taps into Canada's growing corporate travel market as a UATP merchant
Effective immediately, the popular regional airline accepts UATP at all points of sale
WASHINGTON -- Porter Airlines continues to enhance its strong corporate travel base by becoming a UATP Merchant.
"The corporate travel market is thriving within our network of routes," said Michael Deluce, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Porter Airlines. "UATP is a payment option that makes the travel experience easier and more efficient for many of our corporate travelers."
Porter is headquartered in Toronto and flies to 23 destinations in Canada and the U.S. Its main base at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is well-known among business travelers for being conveniently located minutes from downtown and popular amenities such as lounge access for all passengers. Recognized as North America's Best Regional Airline at the 2015 World Airline Awards, Porter is also the only airline in the Americas to be voted one of the Best International Airlines according to Condé Nast Traveler's 2015 Readers' Choice Awards.
"By becoming a UATP Merchant Porter Airlines is providing its strong base of corporate travelers with greater payment flexibility," said Ralph Kaiser, President and CEO, UATP. "Porter is already a corporate travel favorite and we look forward to helping it grow this passenger segment."
For more information, visit UATP.com or www.flyporter.com.