PROBLEM 1 – CANCELLED FLIGHT

– Don’t count on the airline, set a seat alert that shows when a ticket and seat comes available at any moment.
– App OnTheFly let’s you see available flight alternatives. Sometimes shows more flight options than an airline site
– Another option is FlightTrack Pro monitors your flight and suggests alternative flights

PROBLEM 2 – REBOOKING

– Download and update the airline’s smartphone app to the latest version. Flights can now be rebooked instantly on most carriers apps.

PROBLEM 3 – STUCK WITH NOTHING TO DO

GateGuru app shows what is around you – where healthy, less expensive meals can be found inside the terminal, an atm machine, kids play areas.

PROBLEM 4 – NEVER SLEEP IN THE TERMINAL AGAIN

– Go to apaglobal.com and enter code JSTRK and the three letter airport code. A list of discount hotels can save you from paying expensive rack rate at a nearby hotels.
– Airlines are not obligated to offer hotels when disruption is caused by weather, ask for a “distress passenger discount” card for the airlines preferred hotels

PROBLEM 5 – GETTING AROUND THE WORSE WEATHER

– App called DarkSky shows what conditions are like at your exact location making it easier to see a storm coming and going.
LiveATC app let’s you listen to the airport control tower to hear information at the same time pilots hear it. Select your airport, then listen to hear about runways reopening.

Apps that ease the stress of a canceled flight (Fox & Friends)