What's New

- Added support for tracking lodging and rental cars on your trips, including those imported from TripIt

- Added support for flight, lodging, and rental car confirmation numbers, making access to flight check-in and other instant travel information even easier.

- Fixed bug where past trips could not be deleted

- Other bug fixes

App Description

USA TODAY AutoPilot is your all-in-one trip companion. By gathering your trip itinerary, along with flight status and the current time, AutoPilot organizes your flight, lodging, and rental car details into an easy-to-digest format and consolidates information so that the most timely and relevant information about your trip is always front and center. USA TODAY AutoPilot also offers a suite of travel tools, USA TODAY travel articles and blogs, and photography from Flickr.



"I can't think of any reason why a traveler wouldn't want to try this app out. I'm thinking about making a trip I don't even need to go on, just for the experience." - TUAW

"AutoPilot is a surprisingly good travel companion--especially for TripIt users. And it's free!" - CNET

"I'm loving the TripIt integration, and the extra content makes for a well designed application - a real "must have" for any traveling iPhone owner." - Gadling



• Keep track of multiple upcoming trips, or import trips from your TripIt account.
• Based on the current time and your flight's status, AutoPilot will provide you with relevant information about your trip including:
- a check-in reminder for your flight, with easy access to confirmation and flight numbers for fast mobile check-in
- flight details including on-time status and departure and arrival gates
- current weather conditions at your departure and destination locations
- one-click emailing of trip itinerary for quick and easy communication with friends and family
- click-to-call links to lodging and rental car agencies from your trip itinerary
- a selection of USA TODAY articles and blogs
- Flickr photos of your destination

Flight Tracker
• Look up flights quickly by flight number, airport or route.
• Review details on individual flights including on-time status and departure and arrival gates.
• View live maps of domestic flights currently en route, including speed, altitude, and estimated arrival time.
• Add any flight to a new or existing trip in AutoPilot.

Airport Delays
• Review a map of delays at major U.S. airports.
• View detailed delay information including delay time and reason.

Travel Directory
• Browse or search an extensive directory of major airlines, hotels, car rental services and more.
• Review valuable phone numbers and websites for each entry.

• Review live weather conditions, up-to-the minute radar and the five day forecast and live radar at any U.S. location.
• Departure and destinations from AutoPilot trips are automatically added by airport, including delay information for each.
• Review national weather maps including Doppler radar, temperature and precipitation forecasts.

• Browse through Flickr photographs taken at your destinations.
• View information about each photo and a map of where it was taken.
• Share a link to the photo via email.

Articles & Experts
• Browse through USA TODAY travel articles including our Destinations stories and 10 Great lists.
• Read updates from any of our travel blogs and columnists, including Today in the Sky, Cruise Log, Hotel Check-In, Business Traveler, Traveler's Aide, and At The Airport.
• Share any of the stories via email, text message, Twitter, or Facebook.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

November 15, 2013 New version 2.0.1
October 30, 2013 New version 2.0
October 06, 2009 Initial Release

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