Houston Airports introduces free app to make airports more accessible

George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) have announced the introduction of free technology aimed at enhancing the airport experience for children with developmental disabilities and their caregivers, the company said.

The airports partnered with Infiniteach to introduce the Access Houston Airports mobile app to help families prepare for their trip.

With the app, families will find an array of tools to transition through all phases of the airport experience. From arriving to the airport, to departing the airport and everything in between, the app´s comprehensive approach aids in improving passenger comfort.

The app is embedded with research-based strategies proven to help individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities.

Comprised of George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), Ellington Airport (EFD), and the Houston Spaceport, the Houston Airport System served more than 58 million passengers in 2018.