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New Mobile Apps Empower Canadian Consumers to Seamlessly Book the 'Lowest Airfares From the Top Airlines' Anywhere, Anytime

(November 29, 2010)

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/10 -- Editor's Note: There are 2 photos associated with this press release., one of Canada's leaders in online travel, today announced the launch of the free iPhone, and BlackBerry mobile applications. Unique to the mobile application is the ability to search and compare the lowest airfares available in the country, then seamlessly book a flight within the native app, without being re-directed to another webpage or having to telephone in payment information.

"There has been much excitement and much disappointment over Canadian flight booking mobile applications to date," said Naman Budhdeo, CEO of " has the first and only Canadian mobile flight booking application that empowers consumers to search flights from multiple airlines and then complete their transaction without the inconvenience of leaving the application or fumbling to call in payment information."

Additional features of the mobile application include an option to connect instantly with one of's 65 flight specialists for customer support. Also, easy sharing of airfares with friends and family is available through email, Facebook and Twitter. It also allows customers to book in either US or Canadian dollars and provides secure 128 bit encryption for payments.

" is committed to creating the easiest flight search and booking experience for our customers with new technology and accessibility. We know that our free, seamless and complete mobile booking solution will empower our customers to easily book flights on the go," added Budhdeo.

The mobile application can be downloaded free for iPhone at or through the iTunes App Store. For BlackBerry, the application can be downloaded at

The mobile application is compatible with iPhone and iPod Touch running iOS 3.1.2 or later. For BlackBerry, the mobile application requires non-touch v4.5 device software or higher.

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As one of Canada's leaders in online travel,'s proprietary flight booking engine offers consumers the advantages of last second booking, searches of over 250 airfares per transaction and unique mix and match fares for that allow booking on different airlines for departure and return flights to get the lowest fares possible. powers flight search results to's large and diverse online audience. advertises and delivers the 'lowest airfares from the top airlines' by offering consumers access to over 2 million bulk rates negotiated with major airlines. Backing up Flight Network's award winning online service are 65 insightful and well travelled flight specialists in the call centre. was recently named to the 22nd annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine.

Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 100 profiles the country's most successful growth companies. Published in the June issue of PROFIT and online at, the PROFIT 100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.

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