*Travelocity Announces Wireless Flight-Booking Service
The wireless capability is available because of Travelocity's agreements with telecommunications firms AT&T, British Telecom, Nextel and Vodafone. Also making this service possible are deals the travel site signed with wireless hand-held device firms OmniSky and Palm.
Financial terms of the agreements were not announced.
Travelocity, Fort Worth, TX, also has announced a rebooking service available through the aforementioned telecommunications partners. This feature allows travelers who are running early or late for a flight to rebook on a different departure.
While the booking application is currently available, the rebooking feature will debut at the end of this month.