Development Environment

Within the development environment, two user interfaces are provided to customise and test API boarding pass applications:

  • Developer Console
  • Cert Manager

Developers Console

The console is a user friendly interface that enables you to customise and test all aspects of the Boarding Pass API.

The console is accessed via the SITA Boarding Pass API Portal.

You must have permission from the API administrator or airline if you wish to access the console.

The following functionality is available via the console in the development environment.

Development Tools

Add API keys
Creating boarding passes
Issue boarding pass
Revoke boarding pass
Query boarding pass
Update boarding pass information and send alert notifications

Design Templates

SMS, Email, Web, Push, Error
Apple Passbook
Distribution Channels

Barcode Signing

SITA signing
SITA signing on behalf of airline
Airline signing


Transaction and SMS charge reports for application supports
API Usage Reports


Airline Administration (airline administrators only)

Cert Manager

The Cert Manager is only available for authorised personnel to upload private keys for SITA barcode signing compliant with TSA requirements.