• British Airways Leasing Nine Qatar Airways Aircraft During Cabin Crew Strike

    In an effort to mitigate the effects of a planned 16-day strike by its mixed-fleet cabin crew, British Airways is leasing nine A320 aircraft from Qatar Airways. The aircraft were flown from Doha to London on 30 June and will enter service on 1 July.   Read More

  • Passngr app hosted by Munich Airport adds real-time flight tracking powered by Flightradar24

    With the new Passngr app, a cooperation of German airports lead by Munich airport, users can now track flights arriving and departing Munich, Hamburg, and...

  • Off to Barra for an Avgeek Beach Day

    This week, a few members of the Flightradar24 team took some time during their visit to Scotland for an avgeek beach day at Barra. Flights at Barra are unique as they land and take off on the beach. Naturally, operations occur during low tide. Check out some of the photos and video from their day …   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 8: Turning the MAX up to 10

    In episode 8, we recap some of the major announcements from the Paris Air Show, like the launch of the 737 MAX 10, this year’s big seller, Boeing’s tease of a ‘New Market Airplane’, and Airbus’ new A380plus winglets.   Read More

  • Continuing Toward a Global ADS-B Ecosystem

    ADS-B-supported surveillance offers the most promise for the widest variety of safety, environmental, and operational performance solutions and we continue to work with a variety of industry leading partners to develop global coverage solutions. We’re excited to announce today two new initiatives that add to our efforts to track any aircraft, anytime, anywhere.   Read More

  • Taking the Jump Seat to Málaga

    On 19 June, we were fortunate enough to join the pilots of Norwegian flight DY4221 (NAX21U) on the flight deck for the four hour flight from Stockholm-Arlanda to Málaga. When we weren’t busy staring out the window or staying out of the way, we took a few photos and some video.   Read More

  • Tracking Boeing’s Pre-Paris Air Show Performance

    If you haven’t watched the video of the Boeing 787-10 and 737 MAX 9 flying together yet, take two minutes and watch it below. Then we’ll take a look at the tracking data.   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 7: Meltdowns and Bans

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSSIn episode 7, we discuss the flight ban affecting Qatar and how it...

  • Flight Ban for Qatar Flights in UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Egypt

    Following the severing of diplomatic relations with Qatar, Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates are banning flights to and from Qatar. Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates are also banning overflights by aircraft registered in Qatar. Bahrain is severely restricting overflight access to Qatari aircraft.   Read More

  • New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in May 2017

    In May, we activated nearly 100 new Flightradar24 ADS-B receivers, helping us track over 4.9 million flights. Those receivers also helped us track the most flights in a single day so far this year with 182,790 flights on 26 May.   Read More