REQUIREMENTS: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
Requires iOS 3.0 or later
Flight Update Pro - Live Flight Status, Alerts + Trip Sync
✈ NEW VERSION with over a Dozen New Features
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October, 2010 - Chosen BEST App for Flight Tracking in the new book "Best iPhone Apps" www.tinyurl.com/bestFlightApp
Every airline traveler wants the most up-to-date information about their flight. Well, Flight Update provides you with that by bringing you timely flight status information via the award winning FlightStats flight service. Best of all, its easy to use and packed with useful AND fun features for every traveler.
To use Flight Update, all you need to do is select an airline, flight number and date of travel. Flight Update then does all of the rest. It will validate each flight and then auto-fill all of the remaining information about your flight, regardless if the flight is one day, one month or even one year in advance.
Some of Flight Updates key features include:
✔ On going flight status for your flights.
✔ Access to flights from over 1400 airlines throughout the world
✔ Large and easy to read display of flight times.
✔ Terminal and gate information.
✔ Baggage claim information.
✔ Cancellation and delays.
✔ Elegant and easy to use interface.
Advanced features that make Flight Update extra useful:
✔ Airport Notes - now save notes for airports and refer to them when you find yourself in that airport again
✔ Concise display of layover times between your connecting flights.
✔ View current weather, forecasts and airport delays.
✔ Display of On time Percentage and History of maximum delay times for flights
✔ Calendar Mirroring with the built-in Calendar
✔ Display key phone numbers and websites for airlines.
✔ Search for alternates to a flight that was cancelled or one you might have missed. Let’s hope you do not need this feature.
✔ Search for direct flights between cities to plan future flights.
✔ View the SeatGuru seating chart of your aircraft and know which is the best seat to be in.
✔ Quickly email your itinerary and a message using the Quick Email and Quick SMS feature.
✔ Organize your flights in “Trips” since we all want to be super organized.
✔ Quickly check a single flight using the InstaFlight feature.
✔ Store your seat assignments.
✔ Email your complete trip's flight itinerary (not just a flight at a time)
✔ Retina display support (iPhone 4)
Features that make Flight Update fun to use:
✔ Track the incoming aircraft to your departing gate (then watch it pull up to the gate just as you expected).
✔ Track flights as they travel across the country on a zoomable map. (US flights only, outside US location is estimated)
✔ Follow a flight’s altitude, direction, speed and the city it is flying over. (US flights only)
✔ Save all of your favorite airlines so selecting an airline is a breeze.
Additional Features found in the Pro version:
✔ Push notifications - alerts prior to departure, schedule changes, gate changes, departure and arrival. Completely user customizable.
✔ When searching by route, find connecting flights (not only direct flights)
✔ TripIt Syncing - download your itinerary from TripIt and upload any changes you make too. Download trips shared with you by others.
✈ What accolades has Flight Update Pro received? Here is just an abbreviated list of all of the awards:
★ Pro version chosen one of the best apps of 2009 by Apple
★ Chosen one of "50 Apps You Need" and best flight status application by Laptop Magazine.
★ Voted to be one of the "100 Essential iPhone Apps" by iLounge.com
★ “Flight Update is among my top 5 iPhone apps“ says tuaw.com
★ "First class flight tracking with Flight Update" says ZDNet
★ Featured in App Store's Holiday Travel section
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** Follow-up to our major 5.0 upgrade **
* NEW - Saves Frequent Searches when doing InstaFlight and allows quick selection from that list.
* NEW - Allows Calendar Mirroring to be switched on/off on a per trip basis.
* NEW - Improved information included in Calendar entry added
* NEW Ability to turn on/off Auto TripIt download
* minor bug fixes (those known and reported by users)