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High on holiday wish lists: More real-time flight alerts from airports
High on holiday wish lists: More real-time flight alerts from airports

Airports, listen up: Travelers want real-time information on flights and security wait times -- and they expect push alerts on mobile devices. These are some of the findings of a recent FlightView survey of more than 2,000 travelers. Most said they want updates on flight status (84%) and airport security wait times (79%); others asked for alerts on airport traffic delays (48%) and weather at their destination (38%).  "Day-of-travel information has largely fallen on airlines and third-party providers," FlightView, which disperses info on flights and airport delays, said in a statement. But that's shifting now as travelers see airports as providers of this key...

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