This was backed by operational growth in both the Distribution and IT Solutions businesses: - Total air travel agency bookings rose 2.4%, to 141 million - Passengers Boarded increased 63%, to 270 million The Amadeus long-term growth strategy of focusing on technology that continually better serves customers helped increase Distribution revenue by 4.2%; whilst in IT Solutions revenue grew 37.6% supported by a combination of underlying double-digit growth and the consolidation of recent acquisitions, including Navitaire. Get the full story at Amadeus Read also "Expedia and Amadeus extend global partnership"