TBG9 Travel, Tourism and Leisure
This specification provides the definition of the Reservation message (RESMSG) to be used in Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) between trading partners involved in administration, commerce and transport.
1.1 Functional definition
A Reservation message is sent by a tourism operator to one or more service providers in order to request desired services.
These services may be subject to confirmation by any of the parties concerned.
1.2 Field of application
The Reservation message may be used for both national and international applications. It is based on universal practice related to administration, commerce and transport, and is not dependent on the type of business or industry.
A Reservation message may cover one or more services provided by one or more suppliers for a person or for a group of persons.
This message is part of a scenario which includes research, availability query, reservation and cancellation of services relating to travel, tourism and leisure.
The response to this message is the Supplier response message (SUPRES).
See UNTDID, Part 4, Chapter 2.3 UN/ECE UNSM - General Introduction, Section 1.
3. TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
3.1 Standard terms and definitions
See UNTDID, Part 4, Chapter 2.3 UN/ECE UNSM - General Introduction, Section 2.
4. MESSAGE DEFINITION
4.1 Data segment clarification
This section should be read in conjunction with the segment table which indicates mandatory, conditional and repeating requirements.