NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Sep 20, 2012) - Travelong, a full service travel agency and parent company to leading online travel agency, CheapOair, announced today that it received the "Million Dollars Sales Award" for the third consecutive year from China Airlines. This award, presented to Travelong on August 24th, recognized the company for its sales exceeding one million dollars with China Airlines in 2011 and its achievement as an inventive business leader in the travel industry.
"On behalf of China Airlines, I would like to thank Travelong for its hard work and sales contribution to China Airlines," said Steve Chang, General Manager of the Eastern USA Division of China Airlines. "We appreciate Travelong's continuous support and look forward to working closely together for many years to come."
"We are both honored and proud to receive this award from China Airlines for the third year in a row," said Sam Jain, President and CEO of Travelong. "It is rewarding to see our efforts and improvements continue to be recognized as our company strives to maintain and advance services for our customers."
Travelong continues to be acknowledged for its outstanding work and efforts in the online travel industry. In the past year, Travelong has earned numerous performance awards from partners including: LAN Airlines, Korean Airlines, Avianca and TACA Airlines and been named to Travel Weekly's Esteemed Power List.
Travelong, a Fareportal company established in 1993, is a full service travel agency servicing more than 100 corporate clients and 30 home based agents and independent contractors across the United States. Fareportal is a global online travel company committed to innovation and technological advancements, providing leisure and business travelers, its partners and suppliers with a broad range of travel products and solutions through its portfolio of brands including Travelong, CheapOair, CheapOair Canada, CheapOair UK, OneTravel, HotelPricer and CheapOstay.