Several mobile apps are available that allow travelers to easily keep track of their flight itineraries, including FlightAware, GateGuru and the iFly Airport Guide. As of June 2015, all of these apps are available for free on both iOS and Android mobile devices.Continue Reading
FlightAware is a comprehensive flight tracking app for iOS, Android and Windows that enables travelers to save their flight itineraries. The app pushes notifications of changes to flight status, gate or departure time. FlightAware is able to track flights on all commercial airlines, as well as private and charter aircraft. FlightTracker also uses GPS to track your position during flight. It shows the user other aircraft traveling nearby, along with information on those flights.
GateGuru is a travel app for iOS, Android and Windows that stores and tracks travel itineraries. GateGuru stands out with the airport information it provides, including amenities in the area near any airport as well as amenities inside the airport near gates on the itinerary. In addition to typical information such as gate changes and flight delays, GateGuru notifies travelers of delays at security checkpoints. GateGuru is a TripAdvisor subsidiary.
The iFly Airport Guide for iOS and Android contains a wealth of data on over 700 major airports in the United States and Canada. It provides terminal maps detailing locations of amenities such as restrooms, coffee shops and wi-fi coverage. The airport information is available in the free version, but itinerary tracking requires the user to purchase the Pro version.Learn more about Geography