TravJouS Facebook Page Please Like and Share

   
   
   
   

Travel News  

   

Travel Technology News  

   

User Reviews


	

Us*****Nov 13, 2012 by

Nicolas Hoyos 

Very nice - Very

easy to use and nicely designed,

I like it a lot and use it frequently,

A++

Us***** Nov 13, 2012 by

botanicula 

good - it is really fast to read the

flights, simple and easy, and save

much time to google.

it can also tell you the airline

delayed, so you can avoid some

issue. but, if it costs 2.99 to buy,

it should be more information.

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by

janczakcu

Love it - Helpful and

useful. Convenient also! Love

it and never waste my every

cents ! Support out guys :D

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by

yaya8558

Good - This application

helps me a lot when I travel abroad,

it solves a lot of problems for me.

I like it very much.

Us ***** Nov 14, 2012 by

yan Frantz

Cool app - Nice app for

someone who frequently travels

by airlines.

User Reviews

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 
sdoiazhagao
Useful - This app is very useful
and convenient. I love it so much
and never waste my money.smiley
 
Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 
newkelvin
Great app! - A great app for check
in with 210 Airlines famous globally.
Function support for app search fast
and easy to using and effective.
in addition app help me save time
and save money for check- on my
fly while i at work.
The menu of app is convenient for
every one to using.

Us ***** Nov 14, 2012 by

donkeymails85tn

great for travel -

I wish I could travel around the world

with this applicationit's so handy

Us***** Nov 13, 2012 by

SquintKid

Seems Useful - I don't

travel a lot but on my next trip it

will help a lot!

 

User Reviews

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

Edallas383

Great app - I love this app. It is

incredible convenient and contains a

bunch of useful information. I also love

that it is very easy to use. This app is

a must have for travelers to

foreign countries.

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

jolanyinxi

Good - This app is pretty good that

a lot of info and easy to use! A must

have if you like travelling.

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 

Gabriel Gao

Good app - Providing a more

easy way to check in. It is so nice.

I love to travel with it.

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 

rosscoer

Very effective.. - GUI is simple.

Took a moment to find my

airline and fill in the info.

Looking forward to the trip!

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 

shikinnesha

Awesome - Nice app for frequent

traveller. Check-in right away at

airport with Check-in Companion,

your trusted companion for

boarding pass

User Reviews

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

santoyzhang

Love it - I used it when I went to

the UK and never get trouble that

I can know the airline delayed or not.

Good and Helpful!

Love it and a must have!

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

daziyoucuij

GOOD - Well! It is helpful a lot and

also useful! I went to Asaia twice

with this app and I knew about

the airline delayed.

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

messi88tn

I want to go to Asia - more great

if there was more associated with

Asian countries

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

donkeymails85tn

great for travel - Get your Mobile

Boarding Pass on the iPhone now

with only one application. It's

fast, easy and quick!Here

is what I need

 

Us***** Nov 10, 2012 by 

Nishimare

Great - A must have for frequent flyer!

Recommended.

User Reviews

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

Olsmbb

Useful - First, I think this app is

useful, convenient and easy to use

that it helps us to check the airline.

We can know that Has it delayed

or not. And I went to Asia with this app.

It provides lots of info and really helpful.

At last,I think this app can be more

expensive that cost to 3.99

because it gives us lots of useful

information!

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

iPawn4

Very handy -

This will be a useful and very handy

app when I plan to go and travel.

I think I'll be needing this soon.

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

l0vepor5che

good app - it's quite useful to me.

i travel a lot on business, this app

really help me manage my time. 

so convenient

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by 

donkeymails85tn

price - this is a good application for

the travel but I found it slightly

expensive price

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

liberty85tn

check in companion world pro -

I have used this application but do

not have time to arrange a tourI will

use it when I need it but I found it

quite handy and does not take

time to organize a trip

 

   

News Blog

SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service Survey: smartphone use at Beijing Airport

SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service Survey: smartphone use at Beijing Airport

The numbers of passengers at Beijing International Airport carrying smartphones has more than doubled in the last year, according to a new survey which shows that the smartphone is now fuelling the rapid adoption of passenger self-service at this important global hub. In 2010, 20% of Beijing survey respondents were carrying a smartphone while 71% had an ordinary mobile phone. The 2011 SITA/Air...

Frankfurt airport passengers lead the way on mobile self-service travel solutions

Frankfurt airport passengers lead the way on mobile self-service travel solutions

Passengers at Frankfurt International Airport have the highest adoption rate of mobile-boarding passes of all six major airport hubs included in the 2011 SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service Survey with 37% of Frankfurt respondents having used a mobile boarding pass at least once compared to 17% worldwide. This is due to a combination of high service availability and the fact that the number...

Xiamen Airlines joins SkyTeam

Xiamen Airlines joins SkyTeam

Sky Team welcomes Xiamen Airlines. © Sky Team (Relaxnews) - SkyTeam continues expanding globally, this week welcoming China-based Xiamen Airlines as its 19th member. After welcoming Aerolineas Argentinas back in September, SkyTeam announced this Wednesday that it was welcoming Xiamen Airlines to its alliance team. By doing so SkyTeam is adding three new hubs in Greater China: Xiamen, Fuzhou and Hangzhou. Xiamen Airlines is...

Morpho installs biometric e-gates at Marseille Provence Airport

Morpho installs biometric e-gates at Marseille Provence Airport

Morpho installs biometric e-gates at Marseille Provence Airport Morpho (Safran group) announced that it has installed 4 e-gates at Marseille Provence Airport under the PARAFE* program which carries out biometric identification of passport holders at borders. This is the first deployment of PARAFE e-gates outside of Paris. Morpho's technology will enable Marseille airport to improve the passenger experience by reducing waiting times and...

Mobile Boarding Pass Screen Capture

Mobile Boarding Pass Screen Capture

Summary: Many airlines now offer mobile boarding passes which enable you to check in using your phone - the challenge is whether you can invoke the relevant screen on your device as you're about to board the plane.Essentially the sequence of events is that once you check in online you can opt to send your boarding pass to your mobile device, which means getting...

What is an electronic boarding pass?

What is an electronic boarding pass?

An electronic boarding pass contains all your flight details and a barcode that will be scanned at the airport during boarding. This means that you do not need to print this boarding pass. In combination with your passport or proof of identity, you can get through all the checks at the airport. As with a paper boarding pass, the electronic boarding pass makes...

Nasair Launches Mobile Website from NCR

Nasair Launches Mobile Website from NCR

First Saudi national carrier to offer full booking services via mobile DULUTH, Ga., Jan 05, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- nasair, the first low-fare airline in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is making it simpler for customers to manage their travel plans on the go with the launch of a mobile-optimized website designed and hosted by NCR Corporation NCR -0.78% , the leading provider of self-service travel...

Mobile Boarding pass hit 15 billion by 2014

Mobile Boarding pass hit 15 billion by 2014

Seeing as how I got to fly the skies back in January when attending CES, I can somewhat relate to this — mobile boarding passes. According to Trinity Mobile (one of the leading companies behind mobile boarding passes), 2009 saw an increase in mobile boarding pass usage to the tune of 1200%+. Talk about progress. According to their data, over 600,000 fliers opted...

One Organisation for the World Traveler, it this a good idea?

One Organisation for the World Traveler, it this a good idea?

The Airlines have IATA, the Airports have ACI, the Passengers have ?  We at TravJouS would like to create one organisation for the global passenger. For a small fee per year we would take care of the passenger. If possible, free rebooking, 24 hours helpdesk. With 2.5 Billion passengers united it must be possible to change the way we are supported today. Do...

New at TravJouS: Travel Story of the Month Competition

New at TravJouS: Travel Story of the Month Competition

    New at TravJouS: Travel Story of the Month Competition Starting this month TravJouS is launching their Travel Story of the Month Competition. What travel stories did you bring back from a holiday anywhere around the world?  Perhaps it's the story involving local people that you met, an unforgettable place you stayed at, or a tale of mishaps because you did not...

Travel Story of the Month

Travel Story of the Month

      Travel Story of the Month March 2013 By Kelly Little of Canada It was a lazy afternoon in Barbados after a morning of filming kite-surfing at Brian Talma’s Surf Club in Silver Sands on the South Coast. A few rum punch at Miami Beach in Oistin’s seemed a fitting way to end the day. Foam and surf were licking the shore line...

Travel Story of the Month April

Travel Story of the Month April

      Travel Story of the Month April 2013 By Bex The psychology of flying I was spending a holiday in Crete.  It was Western Easter, 2012.  It was perfect, except the ferries decided to strike, so I had to return to Athens by plane. Actually, it wasn't so unfortunate as I always manage to find something to write about, this time...

  • SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service Survey: smartphone use at Beijing Airport

    SITA/Air Transport World Passenger Self-Service Survey: smartphone use at...

  • Frankfurt airport passengers lead the way on mobile self-service travel solutions

    Frankfurt airport passengers lead the way on mobile self-service travel...

  • Xiamen Airlines joins SkyTeam

    Xiamen Airlines joins SkyTeam

  • Morpho installs biometric e-gates at Marseille Provence Airport

    Morpho installs biometric e-gates at Marseille Provence Airport

  • Mobile Boarding Pass Screen Capture

    Mobile Boarding Pass Screen Capture

  • What is an electronic boarding pass?

    What is an electronic boarding pass?

  • Nasair Launches Mobile Website from NCR

    Nasair Launches Mobile Website from NCR

  • Mobile Boarding pass hit 15 billion by 2014

    Mobile Boarding pass hit 15 billion by 2014

  • One Organisation for the World Traveler, it this a good idea?

    One Organisation for the World Traveler, it this a good idea?

  • New at TravJouS: Travel Story of the Month Competition

    New at TravJouS: Travel Story of the Month Competition

  • Travel Story of the Month

    Travel Story of the Month

  • Travel Story of the Month April

    Travel Story of the Month April

   

More Articles

Airline Flight Check-In App User Comments

Details

Airline Flight Check-In App User Comments

Image result for airline flight check-in

I have a question?

Hello can you add the following Airports MSP and Mesa Gateway Airport to the App?

The TravJouS team quickly added these Airports to the App and the response from the user below! Nothing more we can say!

I want to THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU....nothing else to be said.

Hello I bought your Android-App and used it on my Blackberry Q10. Great App.

would love to have it on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4 too (I just switched devices).

The TravJouS team quickly updated the Android App and now it is a vailable for the Note 4.

THANK YOU TravJouS !!

Today Airline Flight Check-in is being used in 240 Countries and has 64.000 users and had 238.000 sesions.

Dowload the Airline Flight Check-In today!!

 
 
 
 
 

Facebook: Airports and airlines are still playing catch-up when it comes to apps

Details

Facebook: Airports and airlines are still playing catch-up when it comes to apps.

Image result for airline flight check-in

Smartphones, apps and business opportunities

“We now have a symbiotic relationship with our smartphones, and for business it just creates a tonne of opportunity,” McCabe explained. Among the myriad organisations in a position to exploit these opportunities are airports and airlines, but he said that bar one or two examples, most are playing catch-up, especially when it comes to apps.

“One of the questions we get asked a lot by companies is: ‘Should we develop an app or mobile web?’ So if we look at the big companies in the US for an indication – the majority of website visits are mobile-only or multi-platform. If you look at Amazon and eBay and what they’re using, it’s apps, so apps are dominant. The companies who get it are developing good apps that are working well.”

While “any travel company should be racing to develop the best app possible and then get it landed as fast as possible”, the problem is that most airlines and airports are lagging behind other industries, he explained.

“I haven’t seen any airports yet that are doing a good job with that. I think travel is playing catch-up. If you look at all the travel companies, I think the start-ups are doing the best job, I think the OTAs (online travel aggregators) are then following. I think airlines and hotels are playing catch-up, and I put airports behind that.” In his keynote address in Las Vegas, McCabe will offer insight on what airports and airlines should be focusing on in order to improve their performance in this space in the months and years ahead.

Focus on doing one thing well

McCabe did give away one valuable tip: focus on doing one thing well, instead of doing multiple things averagely. “Uber is a good example, it’s a good experience,” he said. “I open Uber, it gets me a taxi, that’s it. Two clicks, a taxi is on its way, it works well. Other companies like Skyscanner and Flightsearch, two clicks and it does one thing well. So I think the companies that will win will have to do one thing well, rather than have several different apps or one app trying to do 10 different things.”

McCabe went as far as to say “I haven’t seen an airport app that offers a great experience” even though “there’s so much more you can do with apps”. “I don’t think they’re connecting well. There’s definitely not personalisation there. I don’t think the context is there, or the leveraging of signals,” he added. He suggested that airports should view their app more as a platform, which provides the vital flight information and services, but which can also be enhanced and developed by third parties; another point that McCabe will build upon in his presentation at FTE Global.

Facebook-owned Oculus Rift, which will be launched in early 2016, provides an example of how a platform model provides widespread benefits. Hinting at its potential use cases in the travel sector, McCabe explained: “I can see someone checking out the plane before they book – put Oculus on and look around the cabin and get a feel for where my seat is,” he explained. “For hotels, I can check out the hotel room before I get there. Oculus is a platform, so as with any platform you launch it and developers get hold of it and you’ll see things emerge that we probably didn’t expect, and use cases emerge – I think that will happen pretty quickly.

“It’s one of those technologies, like the iPhone, where you saw the iPhone for the first time and it was just 10 times better than what we had before – it was incredible. The first time you use Oculus, it’s the same.” Some airlines, namely Qantas and Transavia, have already started to explore the potential of virtual reality technology, and McCabe clearly expects this to be just the beginning of a much wider trend.

Today Airline Flight Check-in is being used in 240 Countries and has 64.000 users and had 238.000 sesions.

Dowload the Airline Flight Check-In today!!

 

Link to the article: FTE

 
 
 
 
 

42% of travellers use Smartphones to plan and book trips

Details

42% of travellers use Smartphones to plan and book trips 

Image result for airline flight check-inMobile usage is on the rise throughout the entire traveler journey and more are using their smartphones to book parts of their travel, according to the TripBarometer Connected Traveler¹ report released today by TripAdvisor. The report defines “Connected Travelers” as those who have used a smartphone to plan or book a trip and offers an in-depth insight into their habits and behaviors. The study was conducted by independent research firm Ipsos and reported on more than 44,000 global responses from travelers and the hotel sector.

Key findings:

  • 42 percent of travelers around the world are Connected Travelers, having used a smartphone to plan or book a trip
  • Connected Travelers are twice as likely as all other travelers to make travel-related bookings via a mobile device: 12 percent of Connected Travelers booked their accommodation via a smartphone, as compared to 6 percent of  travelers overall
  • Almost half (45 percent) of Connected Travelers say they “usually” use their smartphones to book activities for a trip
  • Almost three quarters (72 percent) of Connected Travelers use their smartphones to look for restaurants while on vacation
  • 34 percent of Connected Travelers want their accommodation to offer mobile check-in

Emerging markets have a large number of Connected Travelers – nearly half (49 percent) of Asians fall into the Connected Traveler group and this is particularly driven by travelers in Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and China. South America has the highest proportion of Connected Travelers with 57 percent followed by the Middle East (55 percent).

 

“The TripBarometer Connected Traveler report uncovers key emerging trends among a growing group of influential travelers using mobile devices to plan and book their trips,” said Adam Medros, senior vice president of global product, TripAdvisor. “While booking travel via mobile is ultimately on the rise for all types of travelers, Connected Travelers are far more likely to see their smartphones as a booking device, both before a trip and while in-destination. Through travel apps, Connected Travelers are also finding their way around, looking for places to eat or things to do and reading reviews to make the best choice.”

 

Today Airline Flight Check-in has 54.000 users and had 238.000 sesions.

 

Dowload the Airline Flight Check-In today!!

 
 
 
 

Subcategories

   

User Reviews  

User Reviews


	

Us*****Nov 13, 2012 by

Nicolas Hoyos 

Very nice - Very

easy to use and nicely designed,

I like it a lot and use it frequently,

A++

Us***** Nov 13, 2012 by

botanicula 

good - it is really fast to read the

flights, simple and easy, and save

much time to google.

it can also tell you the airline

delayed, so you can avoid some

issue. but, if it costs 2.99 to buy,

it should be more information.

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by

janczakcu

Love it - Helpful and

useful. Convenient also! Love

it and never waste my every

cents ! Support out guys :D

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by

yaya8558

Good - This application

helps me a lot when I travel abroad,

it solves a lot of problems for me.

I like it very much.

Us ***** Nov 14, 2012 by

yan Frantz

Cool app - Nice app for

someone who frequently travels

by airlines.

User Reviews

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 
sdoiazhagao
Useful - This app is very useful
and convenient. I love it so much
and never waste my money.smiley
 
Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 
newkelvin
Great app! - A great app for check
in with 210 Airlines famous globally.
Function support for app search fast
and easy to using and effective.
in addition app help me save time
and save money for check- on my
fly while i at work.
The menu of app is convenient for
every one to using.

Us ***** Nov 14, 2012 by

donkeymails85tn

great for travel -

I wish I could travel around the world

with this applicationit's so handy

Us***** Nov 13, 2012 by

SquintKid

Seems Useful - I don't

travel a lot but on my next trip it

will help a lot!

 

User Reviews

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

Edallas383

Great app - I love this app. It is

incredible convenient and contains a

bunch of useful information. I also love

that it is very easy to use. This app is

a must have for travelers to

foreign countries.

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

jolanyinxi

Good - This app is pretty good that

a lot of info and easy to use! A must

have if you like travelling.

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 

Gabriel Gao

Good app - Providing a more

easy way to check in. It is so nice.

I love to travel with it.

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 

rosscoer

Very effective.. - GUI is simple.

Took a moment to find my

airline and fill in the info.

Looking forward to the trip!

Us ***** Nov 9, 2012 by 

shikinnesha

Awesome - Nice app for frequent

traveller. Check-in right away at

airport with Check-in Companion,

your trusted companion for

boarding pass

User Reviews

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

santoyzhang

Love it - I used it when I went to

the UK and never get trouble that

I can know the airline delayed or not.

Good and Helpful!

Love it and a must have!

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

daziyoucuij

GOOD - Well! It is helpful a lot and

also useful! I went to Asaia twice

with this app and I knew about

the airline delayed.

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

messi88tn

I want to go to Asia - more great

if there was more associated with

Asian countries

Us***** Nov 12, 2012 by 

donkeymails85tn

great for travel - Get your Mobile

Boarding Pass on the iPhone now

with only one application. It's

fast, easy and quick!Here

is what I need

 

Us***** Nov 10, 2012 by 

Nishimare

Great - A must have for frequent flyer!

Recommended.

User Reviews

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

Olsmbb

Useful - First, I think this app is

useful, convenient and easy to use

that it helps us to check the airline.

We can know that Has it delayed

or not. And I went to Asia with this app.

It provides lots of info and really helpful.

At last,I think this app can be more

expensive that cost to 3.99

because it gives us lots of useful

information!

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

iPawn4

Very handy -

This will be a useful and very handy

app when I plan to go and travel.

I think I'll be needing this soon.

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

l0vepor5che

good app - it's quite useful to me.

i travel a lot on business, this app

really help me manage my time. 

so convenient

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by 

donkeymails85tn

price - this is a good application for

the travel but I found it slightly

expensive price

Us***** Nov 11, 2012 by

liberty85tn

check in companion world pro -

I have used this application but do

not have time to arrange a tourI will

use it when I need it but I found it

quite handy and does not take

time to organize a trip

 

   

Breaking Travel News  

   

Twitter Feeds