Real-Time Flight Information, At The Flick of The Wrist: The power of FlightStats, now available on the Apple Watch

Portland, OR, April 23, 2015 – FlightStats, Inc., a leader in flight data services and solutions to customers serving the global travel industry, today announced the launch of the FlightStats Apple Watch app, available now in the App Store.

The Watch app is an extension of our popular FlightStats iPhone app, which has been downloaded over 2 million times and is used by travelers all over the world to track the status of flights.  This is one of the first general-purpose flight tracking applications created for the Apple watch.

“The Apple Watch is a promising wearable solution that enables quick and easy communication of flight information to travelers. FlightStats is excited to be one of the first flight tracking applications to launch on this new platform.” said Tod Hutchinson, FlightStats CEO.

The FlightStats Apple Watch app offers many useful features:

Glances – offers a quick view of your most current and relevant flight information, available at the flick of the wrist

List View – shows a list of all your saved flights

Flight Details – displays the scheduled route and times of a specific flight

FlightStats data powers not just the FlightStats app but also the apps of many leading mobile travel application developers.  FlightStats was pleased to be recognized as a leading developer and to be offered the opportunity to participate in Apple’s WatchLab.  We believe our Watch app achieves the high standard Apple sets for usability and usefulness.

To download the FlightStats Apple Watch app, Click Here.



About FlightStats

FlightStats provides Data Services and end-to-end Data Solutions to travelers and to entities serving the global travel industry.  The company has established a leadership position as a provider of real-time global flight information, serving airlines and airports, travel agencies, developers, consumers, and more.  FlightStats data is viewed by millions of people each month, and the company is leveraging the platform and domain knowledge it has developed to expand into new data sets and new products that deliver value to the company’s core markets.

For more information visit FlightStats Mobile or follow us on Twitter @flightstats.

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