New Delhi, January 17, 2013: The largest low cost airline of the Gulf and North Africa region – Air Arabia -- has deployed a mobile-phone-based website, fuelled by technology provided by Hyderabad-based Indian application developer WINIT. Air Arabia customers can now access the mobile website from their smartphones from anywhere in the world, purchase air tickets, check and alter reservations, pre-book check-in baggage etc. The site also allows passengers to book their meals in advance through the online menu with over 50 items of food & beverages to choose from. The website is currently available in English & Arabic.
Says Prakash Sreewastav, CEO, WINIT: “It’s a great privilege for us to be the chosen partners to create the new mobile website which will help enhance travelers’ experience. The entire focus was to create a website which gives the user the entire airline counter on one’s phone”.Adds Adel Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer, Air Arabia said “At Air Arabia, we place great importance in technology and identifying ways which will help further enhance their experience not only during travel but pre travel even. WINIT has indeed proven its expertise by delivering the newly designed mobile website and the improved web check-in facility which is benefitting our customers and brand immensely.”
In August 2012, WINIT created a similar solution for Jazeera Airlines. Read the story in Hindu Businessline here.