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  • enabletagging: returns a TagID for each itinerary in the response and stores in the Sabre cache. The tag ID can be used to retrieve an itinerary via the new InstaFlights Search - Tag ID Lookup URL
  • view: use a Sabre default response view or create a custom response view. To create a custom response view, define the response paths to include or exclude using the Custom Response View API, then pass the view as a filter in the request URI, e.g., view=NOWARNINGS to format the response. See the Response View Lookup API for a list of Sabre response views.
  • returndate: the return date is now optional. Omit the return date to retrieve a one-way flight.

API Information

Response Format
JSON
Method/Endpoint
POST /v1/shop/flights
Current Version
1
Target Audience
TN
Environment
Production

What's New

  • enabletagging: returns a TagID for each itinerary in the response and stores in the Sabre cache. The tag ID can be used to retrieve an itinerary via the new InstaFlights Search - Tag ID Lookup URL
  • view: use a Sabre default response view or create a custom response view. To create a custom response view, define the response paths to include or exclude using the Custom Response View API, then pass the view as a filter in the request URI, e.g., view=NOWARNINGS to format the response. See the Response View Lookup API for a list of Sabre response views.
  • returndate: the return date is now optional. Omit the return date to retrieve a one-way flight.

New Features

In the Request

Optional

Parameter: enabletagging

Type: boolean

Description: Returns a RequestID for the itinerary data set and stores in the Sabre cache. The tag ID can be used to retrieve an itinerary from the Tag ID Lookup URL at: GET /v1/shop/flights/tags/{tagid}.

Sample Value:

N/A
Note: enabletagging=true – returns and stores itineraries for subsequent calls to the Sabre cache

In the Request

Optional

Parameter: view

Type: string

Description: The response view definition

Sample Value:

view=IF_ITIN_TOTAL_PRICE
Note: You can either use a Sabre default response view or create a custom response view using the Custom Response View API.

In the Request

Optional

Parameter: returndate

Type: string

Description: Date of returning flight in the time zone of the destination airport

Sample Value:

returndate=2016-08-16
Note: Previously, the return date was required.

In the Response

N/A

Parameter: TagID

Type: string

Description: The tag ID for the respective itinerary

Sample Value:

N/A
Note: A tag ID is returned when enabletagging=true is used in a previous InstaFlights API request. The tag ID can be used to retrieve an itinerary from the Tag ID Lookup URL. See documentation for details on tag ID expiration values.

In the Response

N/A

Parameter: tagLookupLinkTemplate

Type: string

Description: Formats an API request with placeholders to retrieve the itinerary associated with a given tag ID

Sample Value:

N/A
Note:

Relase note ID: 13092