8 Awesome iPhone Apps for Airports and Air Travel
Traveling by air has gotten a bit more difficult these days with all the security measures taken at airports. But finding cheap flights, tracking arrivals/departures, and planning trips can now be done using mobile applications. Here are 8 iPhone apps that help you find your way around airports, track flights, and even pick up people at airports:
FlightTrack Pro: designed to help you travel in a smarter fashion. It provides you with beautiful maps, information on more than 16000 airports, flight alerts, and many other useful features.
GateGuru: tracks your flights in real-time. It provides you with flight status updates and other important information. It is TripIt and KAYAK friendly too.
Just Landed: an awesome application that helps you pick up people at airports with more confidence. It reminds you when to go to the airport and uses traffic data so you are on time.
FlightBoard: turns your iPhone or iPad into an Arrivals/Departures board. It covers 16000+ airports and 1400 airlines. The information is updated every 5 minutes.
SeatGuru by TripAdvisor: this is a neat app that provides you with color-coded seat maps so you can get the best seat possible on your next flight. It offers real time status alerts too.
Flight+: another awesome flight tracker for your iOS device. It shows terminal/gate changes, delays, arrivals/departures, seating charts, and even weather information.
My TSA: lets you know whether you can bring certain items with you. It also shows approximate wait times at checkpoints.
KAYAK PRO: one of the most useful mobile travel apps around. It offers flight and car search as well as hotel booking. You can use this to track your flight and trips, book your hotel, look up baggage fees, and get airline information.
There are plenty of other travel apps you can take advantage of to plan and manage your trips easier. The above apps come quite handy if you spend a lot of time traveling by air.