FlightView's Hot New Android App in High Demand: Just in Time for Summer Travel

Most Reliable Flight Tracking Application Moves Mainstream


BOSTON, MA (July 26, 2010) - Android owners itching for the latest-and-greatest apps can now download the most widely used and reliable flight tracking application. FlightView's intuitive interface and simple navigation makes it fast-and-easy to find up-to-the-minute flight information, weather conditions and important airline phone numbers - all in one place.

Available immediately, FlightView's flight tracking application for Android phones is the latest installment of custom created applications for all major smart phone operating systems, including the iPhone, Blackberry and Palm.

"Android owners are some of the savviest smart phone users out there - and want apps that make their lives easier - at an affordable price," said Mike Benjamin, CEO of FlightView. "Since they're always on-the-go - whether traveling themselves or driving friends and family back-and-forth, Android users need the latest flight information to get the most out of every minute."

FlightView Flight Tracking App for Android

Flight tested and user approved, FlightView is the preferred flight tracking application for mobile users looking for a way to accurately and easily manage flight information for themselves, friends, and family. Available for just 99 cents or free with advertisements, Android users can now join the ranks of thousands of smart phone users who depend on FlightView's top-ranked application.

With FlightView's flight tracking application, Android users can:

  • Organize itineraries by grouping related flights into Trips, adding reservation information and personalized notes as well as receiving alerts
  • Share itineraries and flight updates with friends through text messages, emails and social networks including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
  • Quickly rebook when flights are delayed or cancelled with easy access to information on alternative flights and the airline's phone number
  • Check out a plane's position, altitude and speed on the industry's most advanced map with pilot-filed flight plans

Constantly Advancing the Flight-Tracking Mobile App Market

From flight delays and gate changes to inclement weather, travelers need better and more actionable information to reduce the stress of traveling by air.

Delivering this information tailored for the unique environment of the smart phone since 2008, FlightView has continuously led the market for flight tracking apps with constant innovation and consistently high ratings from users. Its in-air map has become an icon of what works well in the market for mobile apps, a perfectly centered picture of the aircraft's flight path and a translucent radar weather overlay for quick-and-easy analysis.

With apps available for Blackberry, Palm, the iPhone, and now Android, which was built in conjunction with 3Beam Technologies, FlightView is the leading provider of flight tracking apps for all major mobile devices. For information on purchasing apps for mobile devices, including Android, please visit www.flightview.com.

About 3Beam Technologies
3Beam Technologies is a boutique software company that offers customers a number of different solutions from software development to product design and implementation. 3Beam Technologies' dedicated team enjoys creating innovative application for Android mobile devices. For more information visit http://www.3beamtech.com.

About FlightView

FlightView is the recognized provider of the most accurate, real-time flight information solutions for the aviation and travel industries. FlightView's Dispatch and FVXML products help aviation and travel professionals achieve superior customer service with actionable real-time information. FlightView's information displays can be seen at airport terminals and on the Web sites of the largest major airports, airline and travel companies. FlightView's software services and solutions are relied upon by the US government, the world's largest airlines, airports, aviation and travel professionals, ground transportation companies and news outlets. Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, FlightView has more than 20 years of experience in building and supporting mission critical systems for the FAA and the Volpe Center. To access real-time flight information online, visit FlightView Flight Tracker or FlightView Mobile Flight Tracker.

FlightView Contact:

Katherine Wellman
VP of Marketing
(617) 787-4200

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