Our Story

Our Story

ARC helps airlines and travel agencies connect, grow and thrive by delivering flexible distribution solutions, innovative technology and access to the world’s most comprehensive air transaction data.

Forging Connections. Accelerating Growth.

For more than half a century, ARC has been a trusted provider of airline settlement solutions. In 2018, ARC settled $94.8 billion in transactions between airlines and travel agencies, representing more than 295 million passenger trips.

An industry leader in air travel distribution and intelligence, ARC provides channel-agnostic tools and insights to help the global travel community connect, grow and thrive.


Advancing and unifying the global air travel community by delivering trusted solutions, proven expertise and flexible technology.


To be the partner and platform every enterprise in air travel counts on to succeed.

Empowering Our Customers

Travel Agencies

ARC equips agencies to forge strong industry relationships, grow their businesses and seamlessly book travel experiences for their clients.


ARC’s workflow tools and data solutions help airlines analyze trends, isolate growth opportunities and streamline processes.


ARC provides trusted data and tools to help corporations better manage their programs via benchmarking and program performance analysis.

Other Data Users

ARC’s data reflects large-scale travel trends and drills down to the smallest details, enabling companies to target their ideal audiences.

Our Data

Creating Opportunities with High-Quality Data

At ARC, we see the big picture, analyzing travel trends and leveraging data to empower our customers and colleagues. In a complex industry, ARC is the respected, unifying leader, paving the way for innovation and growth.

Creating Opportunities with High-Quality Data
Our Identity

The ARC Brand

Our mission is to advance and unify the global air travel community by delivering trusted solutions, proven expertise and flexible technology. Our brand identity is a reflection of the pride we feel for our work, an acknowledgement of our history and a renewed vision for our future.

The ARC Brand
Our Team

Our People Make It Happen

ARC is home to some of the most brilliant minds in the travel industry. We find fulfillment in helping our customers thrive. We are motivated, creative, collaborative and solutions-oriented. We think big, we embrace challenges, and we explore new ideas to lead the way for the travel industry.