Friday, February 15, 2013

FlightStats at upcoming Digital Signage Expo

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Want to discuss what is new with FlightStats FIDS and other digital signage content solutions? FlightStats' Derrek Wright will be at the Digital Signage Expo on February 26th through the 28th in Las Vegas. To set up a time to chat with him please email him at derrek(at)

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

FlightStats is looking for a Sr. SOA Software Engineer

FlightStats is currently looking for a senior level SOA Engineer to join our development team located in downtown Portland to make an immediate contribution to the success of our products and our company.  The successful candidate will work on the back-end services that power our suite of applications. There are a wide variety of exciting projects that we are undertaking to make the day-of-travel experience more enjoyable for our customers.

Want to know a bit about FlightStats?

We are a leading provider of day-of-travel data services and applications to the travel industry and traveling public. The company delivers real-time global flight tracking and airport data services that power many of the world's most popular travel applications. The company also provides web and mobile applications to the FlightStats community, helping travelers to better manage their travel day. 

FlightStats' data is viewed by millions of people each month, and the company is constantly evolving to offer the best worldwide alerting and tracking services to travelers, including the agencies and developers who serve them.

To learn more about the position and apply please click the following link:

Apply to FlightStats Sr. SOA Software Engineer

Have you seen what you can do with FlightStats Real-time data?

FlightStats unveiled its January 2013 Airline/Airport On-time Performance Report.

Why is this news? Well, because hundreds of airlines and airports around the world provide FlightStats data in real-time. We don't have to wait for them to file a report at the end of the month, and neither do you.

FlightStats aggregates data from over 300 sources worldwide. It's Flex APIs offer responses in Simplified Chinese, German and Japanese.

FlightStats data is fueling innovation and is expanding in use cases. FlightStats data is currently being used globally to report flight status, flight delay, weather, airport and gate information in many mobile applications. It is used for search engines or to find arrival gates on FIDS screens at airports. It powers the alerts systems of airlines and is now being included in several onboard navigation systems for cutting-edge cars.

Get a glimpse of the on-time performance and delay data in January for the top 35 major international airlines. To what commercial use could you put this data?