Etta Release Notes

Release Highlights

iOS
COVID-19 Data

Covid data is now available in Neighborhood Safetycheck. Travelers have access to number of new daily cases broken down by county, state, and country.

Hybrid Car Icon and Filter Option

Travelers can now easily search for more sustainable car options. In this release, we’ve added a hybrid icon in the car rental search page and an option to filter hybrid-only vehicles. With Etta, finding a hybrid car rental is now easier than ever.

Unused Tickets

Unused tickets will be displayed on the profile page and within the search and booking flows. Unused tickets can be applied for the purchase of a new trip. That means you’ll be able to see any unused tickets available to you throughout the entire booking process.

Android
Single Sign On (SSO)

Customers that already have SSO enabled for mobile will be able to access Etta for Android via SSO. To activate SSO on Etta for Android, please contact Deem Customer Success or your TMC partner for assistance.

Air SafetyCheck

Travelers will be ready for any airline policy to keep their trip running smooth. With Air SafetyCheck on mobile, travelers have access to airline-specific safety information including mask requirements, blocked seats, capacity cap, and more.

Neighborhood SafetyCheck with Covid-19 Data

Travelers can find a safe neighborhood to ensure a great trip, even when they’re resting. Neighborhood SafetyCheck provides detailed location summary pages showing property locations, overall safety assessment scores in seven safety categories, and the number of new daily Covid-19 cases broken down by county, state, and country.

Multi City Flights Booking

Travelers can now book up to six cities per trip with multi-city flights.

Car SafetyCheck

Travelers can view health and safety information from car rental companies.

View Car Service and Rail Reservations

Travelers can now view upcoming Car Service and Rail reservations.

iOS Releases

Release 1.26

December 2021

Design Update
New designs are now available for the Review Itinerary page and the segment details on that page (Car Rental, Hotel, Flight).

Release 1.25

December 2021

Unused Tickets
Unused tickets will be displayed on the profile page and within the search and booking flows. Unused tickets can be applied for the purchase of a new trip. That means you’ll be able to see any unused tickets available to you throughout the entire booking process.

Release 1.24

December 2021

Design Update
The Upcoming Trip Itinerary page will display the hotel check-in and check-out dates instead of the entire duration of the trip.

Release 1.21

November 2021

Hybrid Car Icon and Filter Option
Travelers can now easily search for more sustainable car options. In this release, we’ve added a hybrid icon in the car rental search page and an option to filter hybrid-only vehicles. With Etta, finding a hybrid car rental is now easier than ever.

Release 1.19

October 2021

COVID-19 Data
Covid data is now available in Neighborhood Safetycheck. Travelers have access to number of new daily cases broken down by county, state, and country.

Release 1.18

September 2021

Design Updates
We've made some design updates on the date picker, traveler information, and trip cost summary pages.

Release 1.17

September 2021

Multi-Language support
You can now use Etta in English (UK), Portuguese and Danish in the app.

Back Page Shortcut
In all screens where there is a back option, the user can now swipe left to go to the last page.

Multi-Stop Indicators
Users will now be able to see how many stops they will have on a flight by looking at the dots in the center of the flight line between the 2 flight times.

Release 1.16

September 2021

Multi-Language support
You can now use Etta in Finnish, Italian, French (Canada), French, Dutch and Spanish (Mexico) (more languages coming soon). To do this you can change the preferred language in your settings to one of these languages, alternatively, if your device is already in one of these languages then Etta should default to that language.

Release 1.14

August 2021

Hotel Map Search
With hotel maps, travelers can simply switch from list view to map view when they are presented with their hotel search results. The map view helps travelers visualize the actual location of their hotel choices, making it easier for them to pick the right one.

Multi-Language support
You can now use Etta in German and Spanish. To do this you can change the preferred language in your settings to one of these languages, alternatively, if your device is already in one of these languages then Etta should default to that language.

Release 1.13

August 2021

Filter Update
Etta now maintains the user's filters from their outbound search and uses them again for the return search for specific filters. Filters: Airline, Number of Stops

Lower Price Alert
Etta now alerts you when the flight you have selected has lowered in price.

Neighborhood SafetyCheck
Neighborhood SafetyCheck is now available on the Etta mobile app. Neighborhood SafetyCheck provides detailed location summary pages showing property locations and overall safety assessment scores in seven safety categories.

Android Releases

Release 2012.12

December 2021

Multi City Flights Booking
Travelers can now book up to six cities per trip with multi-city flights.

Car SafetyCheck
Travelers can view health and safety information from car rental companies.

View Car Service and Rail Reservations
Travelers can now view upcoming Car Service and Rail reservations.

Design Updates
We've made some design updates to the flight results, checkout, review trip, trip cost summary, post booking, and car rental pages.

  • Flight Search Results are now sorted based on the config setting of the company.
  • Users can see their KTN and Redress number on checkout page and add them in case they are missing from profile.
  • Travelers can now add and manage their passport information during the booking flow.-A duplicate trip warning will appear on the Review Trip Page to flag duplicate trips.
  • Display a line for each hotel and car reservation when multiple reservations are included in the booking.
  • Car rental company logos are now displayed when multiple car rental companies are available in the same pick-up/drop-off location.
  • Travelers can now view the flight information in the details modal by default, without tapping on the Show Details button.

Release 2021.11

November 2021

Air SafetyCheck
Travelers will be ready for any airline policy to keep their trip running smooth. With Air SafetyCheck on mobile, travelers have access to airline-specific safety information including mask requirements, blocked seats, capacity cap, and more.

Neighborhood SafetyCheck with Covid-19 Data
Travelers can find a safe neighborhood to ensure a great trip, even when they’re resting. Neighborhood SafetyCheck provides detailed location summary pages showing property locations, overall safety assessment scores in seven safety categories, and the number of new daily Covid-19 cases broken down by county, state, and country.

Travelfusion Booking
Travelers have access to global low-cost carriers through Travelfusion

Single One-Time Payment Card Option
Travelers can use a credit card for a one-time only transaction - without saving the credit card to their profile.

Post Booking Seat Change
Travelers can change their seat selection even after the trip is already booked (when cost allocation is not enabled).

Redress and Known Traveler Number
Redress and KTN have been added in the traveler profile.

Duplicate Trip
Travelers will see a message informing them about duplicate trips or conflict with trip dates that are already booked.

Release 2021.10

October 2021

Single Sign On (SSO)
Customers that already have SSO enabled for mobile will be able to access Etta for Android via SSO. To activate SSO on Etta for Android, please contact Deem Customer Success or your TMC partner for assistance.

Hotel Name Search
Travelers can now search for a hotel by name.

Credit Card Search
Travelers can now search for a credit card in the checkout process by typing the card name or last digits of the card.

Pre-search Custom Fields
Travelers only have to fill in the pre-search custom fields once per trip instead of on every search page.

Design Updates
We've made some design updates to the calendar view, flight details page, and to selected filters.

  • Days of the week have been added to the calendar view.
  • Flight fare cards are now displayed in increasing price order.
  • Selected filters are now shown at the top of the list in the filter screens.

Etta Platform Releases

Release 2021.9 and 2021.10

November 2021

KTN and Redress number expiration date alerts
Travelers with KTN and Redress numbers will now be able to add an expiration date and receive expiration alerts 30 days prior to expiry.

Amadeus Car Rental
Travelers will now be able to select/book specific special equipments while booking car rental with specific vendors in Amadeus GDS.

Trip Cost Summary
Travelers will no longer see Trip Cost Summary with ‘Payable Later’ option for hotel or car reservation on a canceled itinerary.

Release 2021.7 and 2021.8

August 2021

Logi Reporting
Logi reporting will be available for all sites by default. Customers will now have access to reporting by default.

Single-Use Credit Card
We have updated the system to allow travelers booking via the Etta mobile application to use single-use credit card for their booking. Travelers should now be able to add single-use credit card with billing address information successfully.

Amadeus Hotel Bookings
We have updated the system to allow Amadeus users to search for a new hotel, when the original hotel booking fails due to lack of loyalty number. Travelers will now be able to select a new hotel, when the original booking fails due to lack of loyalty number.

Amadeus Car Shopping
We have updated the system to allow Amadeus users to search for a new rental car, when they are unable to book the selected car. Travelers will now be able to select a new rental car, when the original booking fails.