Mobiata let us know that they have updated FlightTrack to v4.0, which brings a completely revamped UI and several new features (included below in a quick snapshot). To date, FlightTrack has been downloaded over 1 million times across all platforms and growing.

New features:

  • Completely new UI
  • Calendar integration: Saved flights can be automatically added to the calendar of your choice.
  • Sharing:  Share flight status information with friends and family via email, Facebook, Twitter and SMS.
  • Support for BIS connectivity
  • Additional flight status information: new displays provide visualization of flight schedule details, historical delay information, and flight progress in both time and distance.
  • Search for alternate flights.  Flight delays?  The app will let you quickly find alternate flights so that you know your options when you call the airline to make changes.
  • Access seat maps from SeatGuru.  Trying to choose a seat?  Quickly access the seat map for your flight and determine which is the best seat available.
  • Call the airline directly from the app.  No more fumbling to find the airline’s number.
  • Add notes to flights.  Log important details like confirmation numbers, parking spots, seat assignments or anything else you like.
  • User interface customization.  Change the flight sort order, unit system and default map type to fit your personal preferences.

Updated/Enhanced features:

  • Smarter data access helps reduce data usage and battery consumption
  • Performance when displaying long flight lists and search results
  • Thousands more airports added
  • More complete information on diverted flights
FlightTrack 4.0 is available today in BlackBerry App World for $4.99. For more details or to purchase click here.