One of the advantages of an airline`s work is that employees can fly free on their airline. But what if you want to go to a destination that your airline doesn`t indicate? This is where Zonal Employee Discount (ZED) fares come into play. Since its inception, the organization has expanded to some 180 airlines around the world, as well as more than 70 subsidiaries. ZED/MIBA Forum member airlines represent more than 90 countries and 6 continents. The management of the ZED program was merged with the MIBA program in 2001. These programmes are governed by three separate agreements: ZED/MIBA Forum Agreement, ZED Agreement and MIBA Agreement. Under the ZED Multilateral Interline Business Agreement (MIBA), more than 175 global airlines are offering discount fares as part of a multilateral agreement. Participating airlines may offer low, medium or high fares on an available or positive space base. You can also offer ZED trips in economy or premium classes.
Below are rules for the top 10 airlines in the world via the WEBSITE FLYZED. The best advantage of working for an airline is the ability for you and your authorized passengers to travel on your company`s unsaleable seats. But what if your airline`s flights are full or if you want to travel to a place where your business doesn`t stop? Introduction: the zonal staff reduction program. This program, more commonly known as the ZED fare, allows airline employees to fly on standby with other airlines around the world. MIBA, which represents multilateral business interline agreements, was created to harmonize and simplify procedures for reciprocal interprofessional rebates for their respective crew members and other authorized persons, in accordance with IATA Resolution 788, and to facilitate the transport of these persons. 33 QUIZ Do you have to accept the repayment terms when negotiating new ISTA agreements? No, because these tickets are completely non-refundable Yes Answer is B (ISTA, page 23 – C.2.e The airline must accept and complete a full or partial refund request for the fare and taxes applicable to unused parts of a ticket within one year of the original issue date. The refund process must be initiated by the ticket provider within 30 days of the date of the application. Airlines may agree bilaterally to extend or shorten these deadlines.) ZED MIBA General Assembly 2018 | Dubrovnik 28 QUIZ Do staff need an airline ID during the trip? Yes, it is a MUST for the duration of the staff trip No, staff must provide correct identification whenever requested by the transport company. Official proof of identity is official identification. Answer is B (ISTA, page 15 – Identification B.2.a.i) ZED MIBA AGM 2018 | Dubrovnik The ticketing process depends on your airline and the partnership agreement.
In general, the ticketing is electronic and is treated with myidtravel.com or id90travel.com. Once you have purchased a ZED fare, it applies to this route until it is used or refunded. You can change it for free on another flight as long as the itinerary is the same. To refund a ZED fare with MyIDTravel, click on the ticket number on the flight list and then click “Refund.” Depending on the airline, the refund is processed immediately or 1-2 weeks later. Zonal Employee Discount (ZED) is a multilateral agreement for discounted personal travel for airline staff and other travellers. Airlines may agree bilaterally to apply one of three fare levels (low, medium, high), available/underloaded and/or positive space/business booking status, as well as authorization to travel in economy and/or business class cabins. 2 MIBA – what is it? She manages business travel as a ZED Mission and DeadHead Crew (DHC) – what does she represent? It regulates leisure travel ISTA – Basic agreement for mandatory travel and leisure conditions Where to find it?