VariFlight, Skyscanner partner to provide flight status notification on mobile app

Aviation technology provider VariFlight has announced its partnership with Skyscanner, the global travel comparison platform, to provide real-time notifications of flight status on Skyscanner´s mobile app, the company said.

The feature, which is powered by VariFlight´s technology, sends instant notifications of any flight status changes (including check-in counters, gates, estimated takeoff/landing time) when they have added a flight to their trip in the app.

VariFlight has developed a variety of data products including a flight status API which Skyscanner are using, and Flight Happiness Index (FHI) to help partners optimize online air shopping satisfaction for end users as well online booking conversion rate across the whole air journey.

Skyscanner is a leading global travel search company, providing free searching of flights, hotels and car hire around the world. Skyscanner´s highly-rated free mobile app has been downloaded over 70 million times

VariFlight is the leading brand providing aviation data services in the world. VariFlight´s data is used by over 300 million travelers and thousands of class-leading businesses around the world.