This may seem a strange article about flight information on a small business web support website. Many sites lack a reason for visitors to return, something like this App can encourage visitors to return and spread the link. Every site needs to interest the visitor, this is one way. If you are based near an airport, this is a fun attraction to bring back visitors, or if located near the coast, try the link at the bottom of the page.
It shows that interesting information can be adapted to your site, and could increase visitor numbers. Not everything should be a hard sell. You can have this App on a PC, laptop, tablet or Smartphone. So let’s get started. What planes are near me or overhead?, what type?, where are they going?, where are they from?
Here is an image of Heathrow
Here is a live working view of Munich Airport.
Move your mouse to drag the map to the area you are interested in, or use the + & – signs to zoom in or out. Hover over a plane symbol or click and find extensive flight information. You can also use it as a Flight Simulator as there is a cockpit view. Have fun, and just think about the technology and effort that has gone into the site. Study the image below and see the planes move, clicking on a plane provides more information.
Use the + – keys to zoom in and out and hold on the map to move to a new area.
Open the link provided in your normal browser, it will open in a new window, based on your current location. It uses Google Maps, using the standard method of holding down the pointer you can select more exactly your current position. In the top right corner, there is the opportunity to select a number of world areas. Zoom in and out using the + & – signs top left.
Now you will see images of aircraft in your area. Click on a plane symbol and flight details aircraft type are shown in the left menu bar. Could be a time waster or something very useful, depending on your need for flight information. When located over an airport, click on the airport symbol and incoming and out going flights details are shown.
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There are many ways to spread your company message. This is one of the more interesting ideas. If you know of Apps that could be useful to business websites, send in details and they could be promoted here.