Future Distribution System
(Travel Exchange)

The "Travel Exchange", MUST produce the important "outputs" generated by the Current Travel Distribution System:

and to accomplish this, must replace the Critical CRS/GDS Value Adds: Given that the Internet provides: The "Travel Exchange" must provide (or facilitate):

If one assumed that an appropriate "EDI Travel Related Protocol" existed, and that all (or a large percentage) of Vendors supported it on Servers attached to the Internet, then "On-Line Comparison Shopping" would be nothing more than collating query responses from the appropriate Vendors!

This leaves the "Travel Exchange" nothing more to do than the maintenance, and distribution of: