Stranded in Europe? SMS to +46737494050 Gets Help Via Facebook Enabled by Ericsson Labs

CNN reports that some flights in Europe are returning to operation despite new ash clouds. But, if you know of people looking for additional inforamtion to get to their destination, you might want to let them know about a SMS-powered Facebook page enabled by Ericsson Labs where people can text questions to in order to try to get information. Instructions for the service can be found in this blog post:

Stranded in Europe. Need help?

The Facebook page where the threads live are found at:

Stranded in Europe

YOu can SMS a question in the form of:

“labs volcano question-text”



To anyone still stranded in Europe or attempting to get back home to Europe: Best wishes, good luck, and safe travels!

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