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American Airlines

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Transcript of American Airlines

American Airlines
Mobile App

Outline
How Apps Work
How the AA App Works
AA App Compared to Others
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Related to Business
Questions
How Apps Works
How the AA App Works
AA App Compared to Others
*Similar features compared to Delta, Southwest, and United Airways
*Disadvantages
*Ways to improve
*TSA Precheck
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Related to Business
Alternatives
Invest
12%
$120,000 return
Commercials
75 seconds
New Jet
Stakeholders
Immediate Results
Stockholders
Sustained Growth
AA Employees
Airport Employees
Customers
Convenience
-Greater opportunity for customers to do business
-Boarding pass, flight schedule

Popularity
-Many updates
-Purchasing a seat
-Versions: iPhone, Blackberry, Windows, iPad, iOS7
Merger
-potentially merging with US Airways
-if successful, app will have to undergo many changes
Boombox
Integrated platform for airfare pricing and shopping systems
ITA engineers manage, minimal effort for AA employees
Reduces middleware and operational costs significantly
Shopping web apps like calender and sellup grids implemented with ease
AA can focus on application design and a better online experience rather than dealing with integration details
Sabre (Semi-Automatic Business Research Environment)
World's largest privately owned real-time computer network
Computers were connected together through a network that allowed people around the world to:
Enter data
Process requests for information
Conduct business
Service Control Center (SOC)
Located in Dallas, TX
Client-based Technology
Main functions: flight dispatching, crew scheduling, load planning, and weather forecasting
Applications are run on dispatchers' workstations and take data from Flight Operating System (FOS)

FOS is accessed by SOC through Front End Complex
Data is downloaded every other minute into 2 file servers
Then distributed to the Macintosh workstations
Service Control Center (SOC) Cont.
http://www.aa.com/i18n/urls/mobile-apps.jsp
http://www.aa.com/i18n/aboutUs/ourPlanes/ourPlanes.jsp, http://www.boeing.com/boeing/commercial/prices/, http://www.airbus.com/presscentre/corporate-information/key-documents/?eID=dam_frontend_push&docID=14849

Questions?
www.customguide.com
www.angrydogdesigns.deviantart.com
Apps are created to help make programs more user friendly

There are two main systems designed for apps
Custom Native Apps
Web Applications
Custom Native Apps
Include unique hardware and software capabilities within mobile devices, such as GPS and localization tools, accelerometers and touchscreens

The level of interaction that native apps create to the user interface is difficult, if not impossible, to achieve through a Web browser
Web Applications
Only one system needs to be developed and enhanced to for users.

Development and maintenance are simpler and less labor intensive for a single application.

Mobile web designers must keep in mind that Mobile Web browsing has changed dramatically over the past couple of years and is predicted to change drastically again over the next two years, largely as a result of 4G.
Objective-C Programming
Superset of C programming language

Primary software to write for OS X and iOS
www.twu514.org
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