Adelman Travel, a top ten corporate travel management firm, has announced its partnership with Flightsayer, a Boston-based flight delay prediction startup, to deliver flight delay predictions to corporate travelers through Adelman´s new virtual assistant mobile app, AVA, the company said.
Using machine learning, Flightsayer predicts flight delays weeks, days and hours ahead of scheduled departure, empowering travelers to make better itinerary choices and proactively manage potential disruptions.
Adelman´s app, AVA (Adelman Virtual Assistant), helps corporate travelers book and seamlessly manage their travel, in addition to helping manage their traveler profiles and ensure corporate travel policy compliance. It will now include real-time enhanced flight alerts and flight delay predictions from Flightsayer. Together, Flightsayer and AVA will deliver flight disruption alerts directly to travelers, allowing Adelman to take preventive corrective action to avoid travel disruptions and improve the overall travel experience for its customers.
Adelman´s app, which is in a phased rollout expected to be completed Q2 2018, leverages Flightsayer´s application programming interface (API) to facilitate seamless integration with Adelman´s mobile platform.
Adelman Travel Group is a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-headquartered diversified travel services company with more than USD 650 million in annual revenue and 350 amazing employees and a client retention rate over 98%. Adelman specializes in corporate travel and expense management, global consolidations, travel technologies, digital expertise along with a massive commitment to serving clients. Adelman operates in the US with 8 regional solutions centers, corporate on-sites and an extensive virtual network. Learn more at www.adelmantravel.com.
flightsayer, is the flagship product developed by Resilient Ops Inc., a Boston-based startup founded in 2015 and supported by Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants from NASA to develop tools for air traffic management. flightsayer´s algorithms predict flight delay hours and even weeks before departure, empowering users to make better booking decisions and deal more effectively with flight delays and cancellations. Learn more at www.flightsayer.com and www.resilientops.com