• A Closer Look at the Weather: New High Resolution North American and Australian Radar

    High resolution North American and Australian radar is now available on Flightradar24.com and in our flight tracker app for iOS and Android. The new weather layers offer higher resolution and faster refresh rates and add to our global satellite weather coverage already available. Both the new North American radar and Australian radar layers are available …   Read More

  • Introducing the updated Flightradar24 blog

    The Flightradar24 blog has a new look! We’ve given the blog a more modern feel with larger images and easier to read posts. We’ve also added features help you find articles, podcast episodes, and newsletter editions more easily. Let’s take a look at the updated Flightradar24 blog.   Read More

  • Submit Airport Photos to JetPhotos to be Featured on Flightradar24

    With the launch of our updated Airport information panels, we’re looking for more great airport photos to feature for each airport. Photos uploaded to JetPhotos in the airport category are eligible for inclusion on Flightradar24. There are a variety of busy airports for which no photos are yet available, and you can help change that.   Read More

  • New Icing and Turbulence Forecast Layers Now Available on Flightradar24.com

    We’re happy to announce new icing and turbulence forecast layers are now available on Flightradar24.com and will soon be available in our mobile apps as well. The three new layers available today display forecasted icing, in-cloud turbulence, and clear air turbulence (CAT).   Read More

  • Enhancing Surface Movement Data on Flightradar24

    Additional surface movement data at major airports in the United States is now available thanks to the inclusion of ASDE-X data on Flightradar24. Airport Surface Detection Equipment, Model X will supplement our own network’s ADS-B and MLAT data and help increase the availability and quality of surface movement data at some of the busiest airports …   Read More

  • An Overview of the Updated Airport Information Panel on Flightradar24.com

    Since we redesigned the flight information panel and added additional data for each flight, we thought it only fair to give the airport information panels a refresh as well. Launched this week, the new airport information panel includes new data about arriving and departing flights as well as the airports themselves.   Read More

  • An Overview of the Updated Flight Information Panel on Flightradar24.com

    This week we released an update to the information panel visible when following flights on Flightradar24.com. We’ve made the info panel cleaner, clearer, and added additional information about each flight. We’ll go through the updated panel top to bottom to point out some notable features.   Read More

  • Tutorial: Adding Custom Alerts – Android

    When you want to follow a specific flight, Custom alerts are the best way to let Flightradar24 do the work for you. Our mobile app will send you a push notification when the flight (or flights) you’re interested in following depart or pass through a specified area.   Read More

  • New Notification Sounds Now Available for the Flightradar24 iOS App

    In our latest update for our flight tracker app, we’ve added custom notification sounds for our different types of notifications and alerts. Instead of the default system alert, you can now choose from eight new custom aviation-themed sounds.   Read More

  • The Busy Summer Skies—Continuing to Break Flight Tracking Records

    From 00:00 to 23:59 UTC on 13 July, we tracked 205,468 flights, our most ever and only the third time we’ve ever tracked more than 200,000 flights in a single day. The two previous days in which we tracked over 200,000 were the day prior, 12 July, and the last Friday in June. 29 June …   Read More