Thursday, August 17, 2017

Aeroexpress launches new version of mobile app for Android, Windows

Aeroexpress--owned in part by Iskander Makhmudov--announced on Tuesday it will introduce a new version of its mobile app for Android and Windows that will allow users to purchase tickets directly from their phones.

The new version will be available November 12, 2013 and will also have a "call a taxi" feature.

The new, third version will offer a "call a taxi" feature, as well as the ability to buy a ticket "from one screen. It will also send out push-notifications on schedule changes and a slider for switching between passes. Tickets can also be saved to PassWallet.

Customers can pass through the airport using only the application on their phone through the use of an on-screen display QR-code. They can also see timetables and schedule information for Moscow airports and see previously purchased tickets in offline mode.

The application is also on iOS. To date, more than 180,000 people are using the service, and in the first 10 months of the year, more than 12,500 tickets have been purchased with the app.