Seat Map Availability Response Message Results

This section describes the message results Galileo International supports for Seat Map Availability. Wherever possible, the message results follow industry standards. In some instances, the message results are modified from the standards specifically for Galileo implementation. Please refer to the EDIFACT industry documentation as needed.

Note:  The Galileo M/C column in the table signifies mandatory or conditional use. Conditions different than the IATA standard are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Label

Composite and Data Element

Galileo M/C

Description

Example

ERD Error Information

Error Message

C056/4440

C1

Invalid Board Point (Note:  Data element 9876 is using code set 1 to indicate an error/warning at the application level.)

Code          Description

100             Invalid Board Point

101             Invalid Off Point

102             Invalid Date

104             Invalid Class Code

107             Invalid Airline

114             Invalid Flight Number

122             Seating Suspended

197             No Seats Available

200             No Seating this Flight

201             No Seating this Class

281             Generic Seating Only

ERD+1::100 Invalid Board Point’

Group 1

TVL Travel Product Information

Flight Date

C310/9916

C1

The flight date needs to be specified in the EDIFACT request message. The format is DDMMYY.

TVL+100502+ORD+NRT+UA+881:Y’

Board Point

C328/3225 (1st occurrence)

C1

The board point for the flight.

TVL+100502+ORD+NRT+UA+881:Y’

Off Point

C328/3225 (2nd occurrence)

C1

The off point for the flight.

TVL+100502+ORD+NRT+UA+881:Y’

Carrier Code

C306/9906

M1*

Airline code that specifies a specific carrier.

TVL+100502+ORD+NRT+UA+881:Y’

Flight Number

C308/9908

M1

Flight number.

TVL+100502+ORD+NRT+UA+881:Y’

Booking Code

C308/7037
7009

C1*

The actual booking code value varies depending on the carrier.

TVL+100502+ORD+NRT+UA+881:Y’

EQI Equipment Information

Aircraft Equipment Type

C048/8179

C1

Type of aircraft.

EQI++++++744’

CBD Cabin Details

Default Seat Display

9883=F

C1

Seat occupation default indicator.  In this example, all seats are free unless otherwise specified.

CBD++001:026+++F++A:W+B:A+C:A+D:W’

9883=N

C1

Seat occupation default indicator.  In this example, no seat occupation default is being used.

CBD++001:026+++N++A:W+B:A+C:A+D:W’

9883=O

C1

Seat occupation default indicator.  In this example, all seats are occupied unless otherwise specified.

CBD++001:026+++O++A:W+B:A+C:A+D:W’

Column Definition
Seat Column

C054/9831

M1

Indicates the seat column heading. Possible values are A – L.

CBD++001:026+++F++A:W+B:A+C:A+D:W’

Column Description

C054/9882

C2

Seats

9 – Centre Seat

A – Aisle Seat

W – Window Seat

CBD++001:026+++F++A:W+B:A+C:A+D:W’

Number of Rows

C052/9830

M2

Number of rows.

CBD++001:026+++F++A:W+B:A+C:A+D:W’

ROD Row Details

Row Number

9830

M1

Row number.

ROD+007++A:F:1A:N:W+B:F:A:1A:N+C:F:A:1E:N+D:F:1E:N:W'

Row Characteristics

C049/9864

M1*

Describes rows of seats. The following are row characteristics:

10 – Row designated for RBD "A"

11 – Row designated for RBD "B"

12 – Row designated for RBD "C"

13 – Row designated for RBD "D"

14 – Row designated for RBD "F"

15 – Row designated for RBD "H"

16 – Row designated for RBD "J"

17 – Row designated for RBD "K"

18 – Row designated for RBD "L"

19 – Row designated for RBD "M"

20 – Row designated for RBD "P"

21 – Row designated for RBD "Q"

23 – Row designated for RBD "S"

24 – Row designated for RBD "T"

25 – Row designated for RBD "V"

26 – Row designated for RBD "W"

27 – Row designated for RBD "Y"

A – Extra leg room

B – Buffer row

C – Row with cabin facilities in a designated column

CC – Row with cabin facilities in an undesignated column

D – Seat restrictions apply in this row

E – Exit row

EC – Exit row with cabin facilities in a designated column

EL – Exit left

ER – Exit right

I – Indifferent row

K – Overwing row

L – Lower deck row

M – Main deck row

MV – Row with a movie screen

N – No smoking row

S – Smoking row

U – Upper deck row

X – Not overwing row

XC – Exit row with cabin facilities in an undesignated column

Z – Row does not exist

ROD+10+EL:ER'

Row Characteristics

C049/9864

C8

Same values as above.

ROD+10+EL:ER'

Seat Column Definition

C051/9831

M1

Seat columns.

ROD+007++A:F:1A:N:W+B:F:A:1A:N+C:F:A:1E:N+D:F:1E:N:W’

Seat Availability

C051/9865

C1

Displays seat availability.  The code sets are as follows:

F – Seat Available

O – Seat Occupied

7 – Seat Does not Exist

Z – Seat Blocked

H – Seat Conditional

ROD+007++A:F:1A:N:W+B:F:A:1A:N+C:F:A:1E:N+D:F:1E:N:W’

Seat Characteristics

C051/9825

C38

Describes seat characteristics, coded. The following are seat characteristics:

1 – Restricted seat – general

2 – Leg rest available

3 – Individual video screen – choice of movies

4 – Not a window seat

5 – Not an aisle seat

6 – Near galley seat

7 – Near toilet seat

8 – No seat at this location

9 – Centre seat (not window, not aisle)

10 – Seat designated for RBD "A"

11 – Seat designated for RBD "B"

12 – Seat designated for RBD "C"

13 – Seat designated for RBD "D"

14 – Seat designated for RBD "F"

15 – Seat designated for RBD "H"

16 – Seat designated for RBD "J"

17 – Seat designated for RBD "K"

18 – Seat designated for RBD "L"

19 – Seat designated for RBD "M"

20 – Seat designated for RBD "P"

21 – Seat designated for RBD "Q"

22 – Seat designated for RBD "R"

23 – Seat designated for RBD "S"

24 – Seat designated for RBD "T"

25 – Seat designated for RBD "V"

26 – Seat designated for RBD "W"

27 – Seat designated for RBD "Y"

A – Aisle seat

AA – All available aisle seats

AB – Seat adjacent to bar

AC – Seat adjacent to closet

AG – Seat adjacent to galley

AJ – Adjacent aisle seats

AL – Seat adjacent to lavatory

AM – Individual movie screen – no choice of movie selection

AR – No seat – airphone

AS – Individual airphone

AT – Seat adjacent to table

AU – Seat adjacent to stairs to upper deck

AV – Only available seats

AW – All available window seats

B – Seat with bassinet facility

BA – No seat – bar

BK – Blocked seat for preferred passenger in adjacent seat

C – Crew seat

CC – Centre section seat(s)

CL – No seat – closet

CS – Conditional seat – contact airline

D – No seat – exit door

DE – Deportee

E – Exit row seat

EA – Not on exit seat

EC – Electronic connection for lap top or FAX machine

EX – No seat – emergency exit

F – Added seat

FC – Front of cabin class/compartment

G – Seat at forward end of cabin

GF – General facility

GN – No seat – galley

GR – Group seat – offered to travellers belonging to a group

H – Seat with facilities for handicapped/ incapacitated passenger

I – Seat suitable for adult with an infant

IA – Inside aisle seat

IE – Seat not suitable for child

J  – Rear facing seat

K – Bulkhead seat

KA – Bulkhead seat with movie screen

KN – Bulkhead – no seat

L – Leg space seat

LA – No seat – lavatory

LG – No seat – luggage storage

LH – Restricted seat offered on long-haul segments

LS – Left side of aircraft

M – Seat without a movie view

MA – Medically OK to travel

N – No smoking seat

O – Preferential seat

OW – Overwing seat(s)

PC – Pet cabin

Q – Seat in a quiet zone

RS – Right side of aircraft

S – Smoking seat

SO – No seat – storage space

ST – No seat – stairs to upper deck

T – Rear/Tail section of aircraft

TA – No seat – table

U – Seat suitable for unaccompanied minors

UP – Upper deck

V – Seat to be left vacant or offered last

W – Window seat

WA – Window and aisle together

X – No facility seat (indifferent seat)

Z  – Buffer zone seat

1A – Seat not allowed for infant

1B – Seat not allowed for medical

1C – Seat not allowed for unaccompanied minor

1D – Restricted recline seat

1M – Seat with movie view

1W – Window seat without window

3A – Individual video screen – no choice of movie

3B – Individual video screen – choice of movies, games, information, etc.

6A – In front of galley seat

6B – Behind galley seat

7A – In front of toilet seat

7B – Behind toilet seat

700 – Individual video screen – services unspecified

701 – No seat – access to handicapped lavatory

ROD+007++A:F:1A:N:W+B:F:A:1A:N+C:F:A:1E:N+D:F:1E:N:W’