TITLE

Airline Paging Finally Taking Off

AUTHOR(S)
Lopez, Ed
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;01/31/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the decision of United Airlines Inc. to expand its wireless strategy by offering flight delay and cancellation notifications to alphanumeric pagers and text-enabled mobile phones. Benefit of the airline on the service; Response of the customers on the service; Details on the success of the service of Northwest Airlines.
ACCESSION #
2783453

 

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