Augmentation Points
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Overview

Augmentation Points within the messages are undefined elements which allow any Implementer to add any structure within the message for any defined purpose.

Request

This section documents the key elements for the Augmentation Points within the request.

Sending a Custom Structure to an Airline

A seller may choose to send a bilateral or specific structure to an Airline as agreed. Any Structure can be added to this element.

<iata:IATA_ServiceListRQ>
	<iata:AugmentationPoint>
		<other:BilateralStructure>
			<other:Something/>
			<other:Something/>
		</other:BilateralStructure>
	</iata:AugmentationPoint>
</iata:IATA_ServiceListRQ>
Note
The "Bilateral Structure" element in the example is by way of illustration and will not be found in the standard.

Response

Receiving a Custom Structure from an Airline

An airline may choose to send a bilateral or specific structure to a seller as agreed. Any structure can be added to this element.

<iata:IATA_ServiceListRS>
	<iata:AugmentationPoint>
		<other:BilateralStructure>
			<other:Something/>
			<other:Something/>
		</other:BilateralStructure>
	</iata:AugmentationPoint>
</iata:IATA_ServiceListRS>
Note
The "Bilateral Structure" element in the example is by way of illustration and will not be found in the standard.