Our contemporary hotel was designed to minimize the stress of today’s busy travel demands and the new FlyteBoards in our lobby give guests the latest, most accurate information to optimize their time
CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) October 4, 2010 –
Flyte Systems, the leading provider of airport travel information displays and digital signage content for the hospitality industry, digital signage, convention centers and related businesses, announced the Courtyard by Marriott Miami Airport South and Residence Inn Miami Airport South installed the FlyteBoard real-time airline flight information display to provide travel confidence to guests.
The ten-story Courtyard Miami Airport South hotel offers 300 rooms, over 3,000 square-feet of state of the art meeting space, a new “refreshing business” lobby featuring the Courtyard’s new interactive “Go Board” and a 150 seat Champions Sports Bar, all just minutes from the Miami International Airport (MIA). Flyte Systems is the only full service flight information display solution that provides real-time departure information.
“Our contemporary hotel was designed to minimize the stress of today’s busy travel demands and the new FlyteBoards in our lobby give guests the latest, most accurate information to optimize their time” said Todd Winch, general manager of the Courtyard Miami Airport South. “Our FlyteBoard is a travel center that not only gives real-time flight information, but was customized for our properties to display our complimentary shuttles departure times, along with other destination options for our 828 room Marriott Miami Airport Campus. With FlyteBoard’s reliable airline information in the lobby, guests can stay on property longer and enjoy a meal with greater confidence in their travel plans,” Winch said.
FlyteBoard displays flight information via strategically located high resolution digital signage monitors. “We know the FlyteBoard information is reliable, so our management team also monitors it for flight cancellations that influence the number of distressed passengers to expect. FlyteBoard delivers valuable information for both guests and staff.”
Real-time Flight Information
What sets Flyte Systems apart from PC-based applications is the ability to post accurate, real-time airline flight arrival and departure information, not FAA-regulated scheduled departure times that do not list delays caused by air traffic control, aircraft maintenance, crew availability and weather.
Flyte Systems offers a suite of products that serve the traveling public: FlyteBoard, FlytePass, FlyteChannel and FlyteTouch.
- FlyteBoard is a wall, floor or ceiling mounted high-definition, flat panel screen for lobbies, restaurants, bars and other public areas, displaying flight information for one or more airports.
- FlytePass combines FlyteTouch with free, secure boarding pass printing and can be provided stand alone or neatly packaged in an optional all wood kiosk or integrated metal kiosk, to match your décor.
- FlyteChannel permits guests to view live airport flight information conveniently and comfortably from their in-room television.
- FlyteTouch enables individual guests to search flight information using an interactive touch screen that displays real-time flight arrivals and departures for one or more airports.
Many hotel properties also use Flyte Systems’ applications to increase revenue with innovative marketing approaches for distressed travelers. For tips on how to generate revenue by providing guests with Flyte Systems airline information, please log on to the Flyte Systems website at http://www.flytesystems.com.
About Flyte Systems
The Flyte Systems Division of Industrial Television Services (ITS), based in Chicago, Illinois, is the leading provider of subscription-based environmentally responsible airport flight information displays for the hospitality, convention center and digital signage industries and related businesses. It delivers accurate, instant, airport-centric updates of flight information – not FAA-regulated scheduled departure times that may omit last minute changes. Properties are able to differentiate their products and boost customer loyalty and repeat business with ’glance-and-go’ content critical to a traveler’s day. Flyte Systems’ product suite builds upon ITS’ 50-year history as the leading provider of live flight information to airports, airlines, government agencies, port authorities and other travel-based businesses. Flyte Systems was formed in 2007 to offer new Web-based travel technology and product lines. In addition to using Energy Star-compliant digital displays, Flyte products help significantly reduce energy consumption by eliminating unnecessary trips to the airport. Customers include Marriott, Hyatt, Westin, Embassy Suites, Holiday Inn, Days Inn, Hilton, Doubletree, Hotel Sofitel, Adam’s Mark, Renaissance and Crowne Plaza hotels, independent properties, convention centers and transportation centers.
About Courtyard by Marriott Miami Airport South
The newly transformed Courtyard by Marriott Miami Airport Hotel South at the Miami Marriott Airport Campus is near the Miami International Airport. Guests enjoy well-designed, moderately priced accommodations, upgraded amenities, and state-of-the-art services. The property offers a pool, Jacuzzi, 2,800 square foot fitness facility, business center, and a stylish new sports bar, Champions, featuring modern decor and state-of-the-art technology. For kids, the property’s Nickelodeon Your Stay program is a great way to help little traveler enjoy their stay in Miami, Florida. The hotel provides complimentary shuttle to MIA, and is near downtown, South Beach, Coconut Grove, and the University of Miami.
About Residence Inn Miami Airport South
The new Residence Inn Miami Airport Hotel is in the Miami Marriott Airport Campus near the Miami International Airport. The property is a quality short-term housing hotel, featuring a complimentary shuttle to MIA airport and a breakfast buffet. The property also offers complimentary WiFi and on-site business services such as copy and fax service.