Eliminate the requirement to use a contract travel agency for airline ticketing (SATO). Each time an employee buys a ticket it costs a $13.95 fee if booked online or $29.95 if you book via phone. Govt. contract fares can be obtained by contacting the airline direct and it's fee free.
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After a recent stint at one of the FLETC, it became blatantly obvious exactly how much in government funds is wasted via the government's contracts with travel agencies such as Sato/GetThere. An attempt to book a flight from New York to Charleston, which included a layover in Georgia, netted the contracted travel agency $1299+ taxes/fees, while a direct flight could have been booked through the airline's website at $180+... more »