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Client – ChipOAir

CheapOair is an online travel agency that allows customers to book airfare, hotel rooms, rental cars, and vacation packages online, on its mobile apps, by telephone or live chat.[1] Since its inception in 2005, CheapOair has become one of the top 5 online travel agencies [2] in the United States and is the number 2 online travel agency in flight volume. CheapOair has won numerous awards including those from Travel Weekly,[3]The Stevie Awards,[4] and the International Service Excellence Awards.[5] CheapOair has received recognition from Fortune,[6] USA Today,[7] and Bloomberg Businessweek).[8] CheapOair has agreements with more than 550 airlines, 200,000 hotels and hundreds of rental car companies [5][unreliable source?]

The agency is headquartered in a Manhattan office in New York City.[8]

History[edit] CheapOair was founded in 2005 by CEO Sam S. Jain in New York City as a subsidiary of Fareportal.

In 2008, CheapOair was the ninth-largest online travel agency. It began offering hotel rooms in addition to airfares and car rentals.[9][unreliable source?]

2010 marked the first time CheapOair launched a dedicated ad campaign in offline channels. The campaign was recognized with Magellan Awards from Travel Weekly in 2011 [10][11] and Gold Link Awards from LinkShare.[12]

In 2011, the agency released the CheapOair app for iOS and Android devices. The app received critical acclaim [13] and even won two Silver Magellan Awards from Travel Weekly in 2012.[14] The app achieved the million-download milestone at the beginning of 2013.[15] By 2016, the app had been downloaded roughly 5 million times.[16]

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