FlightTrack for BlackBerry Updated With New UI, Better Info and More


FlightTrack is a BlackBerry app that has been updated with a revamped UI and several new features. The app is just what the name says it is: a flight tracking app. The app tracks a variety of aspects around your domestic and international flights with real-time updates and live flight tracking maps. FlightTrack gives you updates on gates, delays and cancellations too.

New features of FlightTrack include:

  • Completely new UI
  • Calendar integration: Saved flights can be automatically added to the calendar of your choice.
  • Sharing: Share flight status information with friends and family via email, Facebook, Twitter and SMS.
  • Support for BIS connectivity
  • Additional flight status information: new displays provide visualization of flight schedule details, historical delay information, and flight progress in both time and distance.
  • Search for alternate flights. Flight delays? The app will let you quickly find alternate flights so that you know your options when you call the airline to make changes.
  • Access seat maps from SeatGuru. Trying to choose a seat? Quickly access the seat map for your flight and determine which is the best seat available.
  • Call the airline directly from the app. No more fumbling to find the airline’s number.
  • Add notes to flights. Log important details like confirmation numbers, parking spots, seat assignments or anything else you like.
  • User interface customization. Change the flight sort order, unit system and default map type to fit your personal preferences.

Updated/Enhanced features:

  • Smarter data access helps reduce data usage and battery consumption
  • Performance when displaying long flight lists and search results
  • Thousands more airports added
  • More complete information on diverted flights

You can purchase FlightTrack for BalckBerry in App World at this link.