Filed by Cendant Corporation
                                                Commission File No. 1-10308
                                                 Pursuant to Rule 425 under
                                                 the Securities Act of 1933
                               Subject Company: Galileo International, Inc.
                                                Commission File No. 1-13153

This document is being filed pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act
of 1933 and is deemed filed pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934.

For Further Information:
Galileo International                        Galileo International
Corporate Relations                          Investor Relations
Andrea Steffy                                Tammy Bobbitt
847 518 4973                                 847 518 4771          

       Galileo International Sets August 30 Special Meeting Date for
                 Stockholder Vote on Acquisition by Cendant

Rosemont, IL, July 13, 2001 -- Galileo International, Inc. (NYSE: GLC)
today announced that August 30, 2001 will be the date of a special meeting
of stockholders to consider and vote on adoption of the Agreement and Plan
of Merger, dated as of June 15, 2001, by and among Cendant Corporation
(NYSE: CD), Galileo International, Inc., and Galaxy Acquisition Corp.
whereby Galaxy, a subsidiary of Cendant, will merge into Galileo. Following
the merger, Galileo will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Cendant.
Stockholders of record at the close of business on July 23, 2001 are
entitled to receive notice of, and vote at, the special meeting.

The transaction, which is expected to close in the fall of 2001, remains
subject to regulatory approvals outside the United States and the approval
of Galileo's stockholders. The companies continue to pursue all required
regulatory approvals.

About Galileo
Galileo is a leading provider of electronic global distribution services
(GDS) for the travel industry through its computerized reservation systems
and its Internet-based solutions, including its online travel service The company's systems connect more than 43,000 travel agency
locations, which serve the needs of millions of corporate and individual
travelers, to approximately 500 airlines, 40 car rental companies, 47,000
hotel properties, 360 tour operators and all major cruise lines throughout
the world.

This press release is being filed pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities
Act of 1933 and is deemed filed pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Cendant and Galileo have filed a preliminary proxy statement/prospectus and
other relevant documents concerning the proposed merger transaction with
the SEC. Investors are urged to read this preliminary proxy
statement/prospectus and, when it becomes available, the definitive proxy
statement/prospectus and any other relevant documents filed with the SEC
because they will contain important information on the proposed
transaction. You will be able to obtain the documents filed with the SEC
free of charge at the Web site maintained by the SEC at In
addition, you may obtain documents filed with the SEC by Galileo free of
charge by requesting them in writing from Galileo, 9700 West Higgins Road,
Suite 400, Rosemont, Ill, 60018, Attention: Investor Relations, or by
telephone at (847) 518-4000.

Galileo and its directors and executive officers may be deemed to be
participants in the solicitation of proxies from Galileo's stockholders. A
list of the names of those directors and executive officers and
descriptions of their interests in Galileo is contained in Galileo's proxy
statement dated April 3, 2001, which is filed with the SEC. Stockholders
may obtain additional information about the interests of the directors and
executive officers in this transaction by reading the proxy
statement/prospectus when it becomes available.