Flight Update Pro – Live Status, Alerts + TripIt
By Silverware Software, LLC
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Welcome all FlightTrack Pro users. If you liked FlightTrack Pro, you will love Flight Update Pro. We are planning an update in the spring, if you have any feedback now is the time to let us know.
Chosen "Rightful Heir to FlightTrack Pro" by Yahoo! Tech's David Pogue
Check out his review at: www.tinyurl.com/BestAirTravelApp
May 2017-Jason Snell chooses Flight Update Pro top travel app
His review at: www.tinyurl.com/SixColorsReview
Flight Update Pro provides timely flight status information combined with numerous convenient & powerful features every traveler requires. APP EXCLUSIVES: Offers fully customizable alerts to changes in your flight. It syncs with TripIt making it effortless to use. This is the most comprehensive flight app available!
Flight Update Pro has been available since 2008 and has been featured by Apple in the App Store.
To use Flight Update, just select an airline, flight number and date of travel. Flight Update will validate each flight and then auto-fill the remaining information about your flight, regardless if the flight is one day, one month or even one year in advance. FlightUpdate works seamlessly with TripIt. Email your airline confirmation to TripIt and it will automatically appear in the app. Can also upload changes to TripIt easily from your device-exclusive to our app.
KEY features include:
• Push notifications - alerts prior to departure, schedule changes, gate changes, departure and arrival. FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE- ONLY APP THAT HAS THIS FEATURE.
• Need an alternate flight? Find all available direct flights.
• TripIt Syncing - download your itinerary from TripIt and upload any changes via your device. Also, download trips shared with you by others.
• Real-time flight status for gates, delays and cancellations using FlightStats (rated #1 by WSJ)
• Calendar Mirroring with the built-in Calendar
• Access to flights from over 1400 airlines covering US & International
• Worldwide coverage of more than 3000 airports worldwide
• Large and easy to read display of flight times
• Terminal and gate information
• Baggage claim information
• Elegant and easy to use interface
• In-flight meal information (a Flight Update Pro exclusive)
• iCloud backup
ADVANCED features include:
• Airport Notes - now save notes for airports and refer to them when you revisit
• 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
• Quickly check a single flight using the InstaFlight feature
• Search for flights between cities to plan future flights
• View the SeatGuru seating chart of your aircraft and know which is the best seat for you
• 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
• Store your seat assignments
• Email your complete trip's flight itinerary (not just a flight at a time)
• Retina display support for sharp graphics with iPhone 4
FUN features include:
• ZOOMABLE MAPS track flights as they travel across the country (US flights only, outside US locations are estimated)
• Follow a flight’s altitude, direction, speed and the city it is flying over. (US flights only)
• Track the incoming aircraft to your departing gate (then watch it pull up to the gate as expected)
• Save your favorite airlines for future use
* What Accolades has Flight Update Pro received? Here's an abbreviated list of awards:
** Pro version chosen one of the best apps by Apple
** Chosen one of "50 Apps You Need" and best flight status application by Laptop Magazine
** “Flight Update is among my top 5 iPhone apps“ says tuaw.com
** "First class flight tracking with Flight Update" says ZDNet.
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What's New in Version 6.40
*** New in version 6.40 *** (May 9, 2017)
* Adds "Frequently Used" airlines feature when selecting an airline. This adds to the existing "Favorite" list. User can choose which to use.
* New default preference to set preferred initial screen when adding a new flight, "by Flight Number" or "by Route."
* one bug fixed when searching by route for flights that have "code sharing" between airlines.
* fixed a bug with selecting the date when using InstaFlight.
* fixed a bug when adding a calendar entry to the Calendar app for a flight downloaded from TripIt.
Thank you for all the excellent feedback and to everyone who has made Flight Update Pro a top travel app. We are very committed to the app and welcome your feedback. Please choose the "Email the Author (yes, the actual author of the app)" option to send your compliments, comments and complaints. If you like the app, please post a written review to share with others and insure the success of the app.
Based on the numerous updates in the past few weeks, you can see how dedicated we are to implementing your excellent suggestions. We will continue to roll out new updates with improvements based on your feedback.
*** New in version 6.30 *** ( May 1, 2017 )
* Adds frequently used airport feature when searching by route.
* Various bug fixes.
*** New in version 6.20 *** ( April 25, 2017 )
* NOW available Airport Terminal Maps for major airports.
* Now uses "Calendar Picker" to select date for new flights instead of date wheel.
* Now shows all flight times in Flight Info screen (gate departure, takeoff, landing and gate arrival) (tap the Flight Info button to view)
* Now also show takeoff and landing times in Flight Details screen.
* Updated airline phone numbers displayed when the airline logo is tapped from within the Flight Details screen.
* Now shows Air Time (time elapsed from take off to landing) and Flight Time (time elapsed from gate departure to gate arrival).
* Added new seating charts for various carriers.
* Fixes bug where app did not always match correct aircraft for a flight.
* Fixes bug where one could not select the Calendar when using the calendar "mirroring" feature.
* Fixed bug where if a flight was diverted the diverted to airport was not displayed properly.
* Various other bug fixes.
*** New in version 6.10 *** ( April 2, 2017 )
* Now will show "wheels up" and "wheels down" in Flight Details screen.
* Exposes iCloud backup in iCloud Drive. This makes it easy to insure you have a backup of your data.
* Now choose between the standard push notification sound or the familiar "in-flight chime" sound.
* Fixes a bug with InstaFlight when getting the status where numeric keyboard blocked popup to choose leg.
* Fixed a bug which did not always match a flight's aircraft with the available list of aircrafts. Now the aircraft will show below the airline name in the flight details screen. Remember tapping that will show the seating chart and aircraft details.
* Added "Email the Author" option inside the Prefs screen.
* Added a feature that will alert you if there is a new version of the app that is available (just in case you do not have automatic updating of your apps)
If you encounter an issue, have some feedback or have a suggestion we ask you email us (choose Email the Author from the Prefs screen) rather than post a bad review. You will find us very open to feedback.
Thanks to everyone that has made Flight Update Pro a top choice among travelers.
- USD 9.99
- Category: Travel
- Updated: 09 May 2017
- Version: 6.40
- Size: 8.3 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Silverware Software, LLC
- © 2009-2017 Silverware Software
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.