FlightAware offers a flight tracking and flight status app for Apple, Android and Windows devices. As of 2015, this app is free to download and use on any of these devices.
The FlightAware app includes flight tracker maps that give updates on weather conditions. It is also possible to track a flight's status, gate and terminal information as well as changes, delays, cancellations and connections. With its GPS capability, people can see nearby aircraft and select planes to find out more information. Users can set mobile notifications to send alerts about departure time, delays, arrival notices and changes. The app also has a search feature to find a flight by airline name, flight number or destination.