Airlines & Airports
|November 04, 2014|
SkyTeam Launches Revamped App
|SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has launched a refreshed version of its App. Free to download and available for Apple and Android devices. The updated App now offers even more useful features for global travelers on the go.|
"The App now has more useful content to aid customers during their travels, with tools such as Lounge, Flight, Airport and SkyPriority finders, enhancing passengers experience," said Michael Kimman, SkyTeam's Vice President IT. "We are working to enrich every interaction customers have with our alliance will continue developing the App to help deliver a seamless travel experience across the SkyTeam Network. In addition to improving its usability, the App is now also available in Simplified Chinese and will soon be published in Spanish."
The App now features tools and services as:
SkyTips: an easy-to-use database of airport travel tips shared by SkyTeam's online community of more than 350,000 Facebook fans. The tips help customers make the most of their time at the airports and is available offline for easy access in flight mode.
Customers can now add their SkyTips in the App, without needing a Facebook account.
SkyPriority Finder: lets customers find out which priority airport services are available to them at every step of their journey. This is also available on www.skyteam.com
My SkyTeam: enables passengers to build a customized SkyTeam travel profile that includes their planned flights and favorite airports. This is also available offline.
Lounge Finder: this popular feature, now available offline, enables customers to locate any of SkyTeam's 516 worldwide lounges with ease and includes information about opening hours and amenities.
Customers can also look up flight schedules of any SkyTeam member as well as check their flights status. Detailed information about all 1,052 SkyTeam airports is available using the Airport Finder function.
SkyTeam is a global airline alliance providing customers from member airlines access to an extensive global network with more destinations, more frequencies and more connectivity. Passengers can earn and redeem Frequent Flyer Miles throughout the SkyTeam network. SkyTeam member airlines offer customers access to 516 lounges worldwide. The 20 members are: Aeroflot, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Aeroméxico, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Garuda Indonesia, Kenya Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, Middle East Airlines, Saudia, TAROM, Vietnam Airlines and Xiamen Airlines. SkyTeam offers its 612 million annual customers over 16,323 daily flights to 1,052 destinations in 177 countries.