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PED 03/09/2008

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ARC Welcomes Hainan Airlines

Hainan Airlines (HU/880) will join the ARC as a participating carrier effective with sales on March 10, 2008 (PED 03/16/08).

With headquarters in Haikou City, Hainan Province, Hainan Airlines serves cities in China - Shanghai, Guangzhou, Beijing - with connecting services to international destinations, including Osaka, Brussels, Budapest and Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg. On June 9, 2008, Hainan Airlines will begin service from Beijing to Seattle, Washington. Hainan Airlines operates Boeing 737-800, 767-300, A330 and D328-300 Jet aircraft.

Hainan Airlines has elected the General Concurrence method of agent appointment whereby all ARC agents are automatically appointed as agents of Hainan Airlines. At this time, Hainan Airlines accepts cash and UATP as forms of payment through ARC.

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

Hainan Airlines
18000 International Blvd.
Seattle, WA 98188
Toll Free Reservations: 1-888-688-8813

Registration for My ARC Now Available

Registration for My ARC is now available to all IAR and ISS users. My ARC is your centralized access point to a growing list of ARC tools and resources. One of the key features of this application is a single sign-on to access IAR and ISS. This means you will no longer be required to have multiple user names and passwords.

IAR and ISS are scheduled to be integrated with My ARC soon in 2008. To prevent an interruption in your access to IAR and ISS, please register now at My ARC.

At My ARC Agent OnBoarding Training find further resources and information for My ARC registration.

ARC Fraud Prevention Workshop - April 21

ARC's Risk Management Department will be hosting a Fraud Prevention Workshop on Monday, April 21, in Las Vegas. Industry-specific topics to be covered will include credit card fraud, counterfeiting, and agency-targeted scams. Attendees will also have the opportunity to share their travel industry experience and concerns with ARC representatives. ARC hopes to use this feedback to help shape future fraud prevention seminars for Travel Professionals. The ARC Fraud Prevention Workshop is a free event, conveniently planned for the afternoon before the TRAMS Technology and Marketing University (April 22-24).

Please Click Here for additional event details and registration.

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