Travel Agent Communications

PED 10/14/2007

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Vintage Props & Jets Joins ARC as Participating Carrier

Vintage Props & Jets (VQ/548) has joined ARC as a participating carrier, effective with sales as of October 15, 2007 (PED 10/21/07).

With headquarters in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, Vintage Props & Jets is pleased to announce service within the state of Florida between the cities of Tallahassee, Naples, Fort Lauderdale, Tampa, Marathon, and Key West in addition to daily air service between Fort Lauderdale, New Smyrna Beach, Daytona Beach, and Melbourne to Marsh Harbor and Treasure Cay in the Bahamas.

At this time, the carrier accepts cash as the only form of payment.

For inquiries, reservations, or sales information, contact Vintage Props & Jets Sales Office at:

Vintage Props & Jets
604 Skyline Dr.
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168
Phone: +1 368.423.1773
Toll Free Reservations: +1 800.852.0275
Fax: +1 386.423.1774

Winair To Become ARC Participating Carrier

Winair (Windward Islands Airways International - WM/295), will join the ARC as a participating carrier effective with sales on or after October 15, 2007.

With headquarters in St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles, Winair serves nine Caribbean islands from St. Maarten with service to Anguilla, Antigua, Nevis, Monserrat, Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Barth's, St. Kitts and Tortola. Winair operates Twin Otter Propjets and BN Islander aircraft.

At this time, the carrier accepts cash as the only form of payment.

For inquiries, reservations, or sales information, contact the offices listed below:

Toll Free Reservations: +1.866.466.0410
Airport Road #69
Simpson Bay , Netherlands Antilles
Phone: +1 599.545.2568
Fax: +1 599.545.4299

ARC Memo Manager - Carrier Update

The following carriers have implemented ARC Memo Manager for credit and debit memo processing as of PED 10/06/07:

Lan Chile (LA/045)
Royal Jordanian (RJ/512)

Additionally, JAT Airways (JU/115) has implemented as of PED 08/19/07.

For a complete list of subscribing carriers, please click here. Please visit here for more information on ARC Memo Manager.

Notice of Changes to the Agent Reporting Agreement

The Board of Directors of Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC), after consultation with travel agency and carrier representatives, has approved a number of changes to the ARC Agent Reporting Agreement ("Agreement"). The amended Agreement and summary of changes are available for review on ARC's home page at and will also be published in future editions of the online Industry Agents' Handbook.

Please be advised, in accordance with section XXV of the Agreement ("Memorandum of Agreement and Alternative Means of Agent Concurrence"), these changes will be effective on November 12, 2007. Your continued participation with ARC under the Agreement after the November 12, 2007, effective date will serve as acceptance of the aforementioned amendments.

Tip of the Week: User Names & Passwords

For best business practices, it is not recommended that users share user names and passwords. Each user should have their own individual user name and password for each of the ARC settlement applications.

Administrators or Security managers may find additional information on adding users in the Online Help files or by contacting the Customer Support Center at +1 703.816.8003 and by email at

Please distribute the ARC TAC among staff and colleagues.

ARC Customer Care Center | Tel. (703) 816-8003 | Fax (703) 816-8039 |

ARC Corporate Communications | Tel. (703) 816-8525 | Fax (703) 816-8168 |