News

United Launches Windows Phone 8 Mobile App

United Launches Windows Phone 8 Mobile App

United Airlines has introduced a new application for Windows Phone 8 users that puts their important travel information at their fingertips. With the app, United customers can book reservations, including reward travel, check in for flights, access mobile boarding passes, monitor flight status details, and view their MileagePlus frequent flyer accounts.

United Logo

“United’s new app takes full advantage of the innovative features and unique design of the Windows Phone 8 platform,” said Scott Wilson, United’s Vice President of Merchandising and eCommerce. “We continue to invest in technology that offers travellers more options and convenience. United’s robust website and mobile travel tools enable our customers to get the information they need, buy the products they want and choose services they desire when and where they want.”

Additional features of the new United app include support for Windows Phone Live Tiles for flight status updates directly on the Start screen, United social media networking information, access to United timetables, Flight View, which shows flight maps and weather status, and Sudoku games.

The United Windows Phone 8 app is available from the Windows Phone Store.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

More in News

Luxair Offers All-Inclusive Fares from Dublin to Luxembourg

Michael FloodOctober 22, 2018

Freedom Travel to Open Blackrock Branch

Neil SteedmanOctober 22, 2018

China Southern Airlines Plans to Fly from Dublin to China

Michael FloodOctober 22, 2018

Upgrade Your Winter is Message from Swiss Tourism

Michael FloodOctober 22, 2018

Ethiopian Airlines Pulls Via Dublin Flights to Los Angeles

Michael FloodOctober 21, 2018

Four Province Winners of ITTN Travel Agency of the Year Awards Announced

Neil SteedmanOctober 18, 2018

Cobalt Air Cancels All Flights Due to “Indefinite Suspension” of Operations

Neil SteedmanOctober 18, 2018

Flight Check: Dublin-Doha-Bangkok with Qatar Airways

Neil SteedmanOctober 18, 2018

IMFT 2018 Shines a Light on Thailand’s Thriving MICE Scene

Fergal McAlindenOctober 18, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland