Tools & Applications
SeatGuru.com is a website that features aircraft seat maps, seat reviews, and a color-coded system to identify superior and substandard airline seats. It also features information about in-flight amenities and airline specific information regarding Check-in, Baggage, Unaccompanied Minors and Traveling with Infants and Pets.
Great Circle Mapper (www.gcmap.com)
The Great Circle Mapper (www.gcmap.com) began in 1996 as a free tool for visualizing the shortest path between airports around the globe, commonly known as the great circle path, and for computing the distance along this path. A comprehensive database containing nearly 35,000 airports and other facilities allows users to generate maps using nearly any airport in the world. Over 30 million maps per year are served to a diverse user community including airlines, charter operators, aircraft manufacturers, military and other government agencies, pilots, frequent fliers, and schools.
anna.aero is Airline Network News & Analysis: a totally free and open website dedicated to outstanding airline network planning intelligence, produced by a multi-disciplinary team led by Relph Anker, a former network planner with Go and easyJet. Besides genuine number-crunching analysis anna.aero also prides themselves on a sleek news-gathering operation in which they aim to feature every route launch wherever it takes place in the world.
Airlinetrends.com is an independent industry and consumer trends research agency. They are continuously monitoring the global aviation industry for commercial innovations in response to changing consumer behavior. Airlinetrends' corporate clients and newsletter subscribers are marketers, product developers, managers, researchers, suppliers, and anyone else who wants to stay on top of the latest developments in the airline industry.