Developer's Notes for: Airline Flight Status Tracker

Developer's Notes

✈ FlightHero is a flight-tracking app that provides a real time flight status information and helps you to know flight status, lets you to track a flight. Aware of the fact that is also shows a real time flight-board with arrivals and departures, airport traffic delays and a current airport weather in addition to a 15 day detailed weather forecast and synchronizes with your TripIt account (via In-App TripIt Sync AddOn).
FlightHero has been positively mentioned by Forbes, WSJ, CNN.

These features let FlightHero to be one of the best travel apps:

✈ THE LARGEST COVERAGE FOR THE FLIGHTS, AIRPORTS AND AIRLINES
- 1550 airlines: commercial, cargo, charters
- 17000 airports around the world, including:
• USA (5639)
- Find closest airports to you within 140 miles (200 km)

✈ REAL TIME FLIGHT BOARD WITH ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES
- Refreshes regualarly with the ability to cache data when there is no internet connection available
- Advances sorting order
- Advanced filters: airlines, statuses, arrival and departure information and time range for the most effective sky scanning
- 3 days (72 hours) time interval for arrivals and departures

✈ FLIGHT STATUS
- Actual position of the aircraft for the most accurate flight control. Use it as your personal virtual flight radar to know the aircraft speed, latitude, longitude and the altitude

✈ FLIGHT ALERTS via PUSH NOTIFICATIONS including:
- Status confirmation prior to departure
- Notification if the flight is delayed
- Notification if the flight is canceled or diverted
- Arrival notification when the flight lands

✈ AIRPORT WEATHER AND TRAFFIC DELAYS
- 15 day detailed weather forecast helps you stay dry when you grab your kayak for fishing on vacation
- Delay on a 5-point scale with the 0.25 step
- Actual Temperature
- Wind speed and direction

✈ SHARE INFORMATION ON FLIGHT STATUS
- SMS
- Email
- Twitter
- Facebook

✈ TERMINAL PLANS AND SEAT MAPS
- Download all at once from the "Additional Content". Available only for major terminals

✈ SEARCH
- By number
- By route
- Indirect flights
- Recently Used list

✈ FAVORITES
- Add Flights by swiping from the right to the left
- Add Airports

✈ TripIt SYNC
- Synchronization with your TripIt account (Available through In-App)

✈ SERVICES
- Browse hotels via Booking.com
- Car hire via RentalCars.com
- Integrated with Foursquare
- Radar shows nearest airports and flights

✈ MULTILINGUAL
- 29 Languages

✈ UNIVERSAL APP
- Single version for Android Phones and Tablets


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