Spanish global distribution system (GDS) provider Amadeus has reached an agreement to acquire US-based Navitaire—which specializes in the ticket reservation sector through its Open Skies and New Skies platforms—for $830 million.   Navitaire's current owner Accenture, a broad-based technology and outsourcing giant, has developed the firm as a specialist in the low-cost and hybrid-carrier segments of the ticketing industry. Navitaire currently claims more than 50 ...

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