The majority of our hotel guests and conference attendees travel through Dulles International Airport. When I observed FlyteBoard installations at other properties, I knew our guests would value its accurate, real-time flight data.
CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) April 29, 2015
Flyte Systems announced that The National Conference Center, one of the largest meeting and training facilities in the country and located in Leesburg, Va., installed the FlyteBoard real-time airline flight schedule display for arrivals and departures at Washington Dulles International Airport. Conference attendees and hotel guests now confirm travel plans at a glance with FlyteBoard's accurate flight schedules and gate numbers. FlyteBoard frees travelers from the need to sort through possibly out of date information on their mobile device.
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FlyteBoard is 'easy to install and came up perfectly'
“The majority of our hotel guests and conference attendees travel through Dulles International Airport. When I observed FlyteBoard installations at other properties, I knew our guests would value its accurate, real-time flight data. Flyte Systems’ reliable information takes the stress out of airport travel plans,” said Richard Valero, director of rooms and operations at The National Conference Center. “FlyteBoard was easy to install. The company sent the equipment, told us how to set it up, and put us in touch with an engineer if we wanted help. We plugged the FlyteBoard in and it came up perfectly.”
The National Conference Center is 12 miles from Dulles International Airport and 35 miles from Washington, D.C. It is one of the largest and most comprehensive conference centers in the nation with 917 guest rooms and over 250,000 square feet of meeting and group function space, including the West Belmont Place catering complex with its 16,500 square foot ballroom.
More Will Be Revealed
“We are humbled to have been selected to serve The National Conference Center,” said Scott Triphahn, Flyte Systems vice president. “We continue to enhance our offerings to benefit those we serve. Stand alone or integrated meeting displays, amenity and promotional displays, and “accessorizing” our existing lineup all maintain a common theme of making life easier. Whether guiding guests, properly arming people with facts for better decision making, or generating interest and a call to action, Flyte Systems will continue to expand its solutions to boost profits, reduce burdens and bring comfort to travelers, visitors and staff.
FlyteBoard shrinks service kiosk line, frees front desk team
“The FlyteBoard is a valuable guest service and it helps our operation be more efficient,” Valero said. “Before we had FlyteBoard in the lobby, guests would line up at our service kiosk or question our front desk team about their flight’s status. Now they have all their airline information clearly visible. No need to pull out their handheld, open an app, select an airport, and search for their flight on the small screen. FlyteBoard is more convenient and always accurate.”
Flyte Systems provides valuable, real-time flight information
Flyte Systems offers a suite of products that serve the traveling public: FlyteBoard, FlytePass, FlyteChannel, FlyteTouch, FlytePad with handheld mobile airline information, and FlyteEvents. The company's latest innovation is InfoBoard, which combines airline flight information with total property way-finding, weather, traffic, area attractions, and much more.
- FlyteBoard is a wall, floor, or ceiling mounted high-definition, flat panel screen for lobbies, restaurants, bars, and other public areas. FlyteBoard displays flight information for one or more airports.
- FlytePass combines FlyteTouch with free, secure boarding pass printing. It is available as a standalone unit, or neatly packaged in either an all-wood kiosk or an integrated metal kiosk to match your décor.
- 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.
- FlyteChannel permits guests to view live airport flight information conveniently and comfortably from their in-room television. Properties may add EventChannel to alternate hotel events and promotions with real-time flight information in the guest room.
- FlytePad is a mobile-ready service that delivers real-time airline information via the iPad. The service enables hotel staff to provide guests with airline information anywhere and anytime.
- FlyteEvents displays user-configurable meetings and events on screens shared with flight information or on its own dedicated screen.
- InfoBoard is a cost effective touch screen display that saves labor, provides greater guest service, and generates revenue with flight information and so much more.
Many hotels and resorts 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 just FAA-provided departure times that are based on the planned schedule only and do not update when there is a ground delay. Properties are able to differentiate themselves and boost repeat business with 'glance-and-go' content critical to a traveler’s day. Flyte Systems’ product suite builds upon ITS’s 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 web-based travel technology products. Flyte Systems products use Energy Star-compliant digital displays to help significantly reduce energy consumption and eliminate unnecessary trips to the airport. Clients include Marriott, Hyatt, Hilton, Starwood, Westin, IHG, Days Inn, Hotel Sofitel, independent properties, convention centers, and transportation centers.