• Watch WORLD WAY: The City of LAX

    WORLD WAY: The City of LAX is a four-minute love letter to airport operations. Captured over three years, WORLD WAY takes the viewer through every aspect of the airport from passenger drop-offs to departing aircraft. Climb inside cargo bays and atop jet bridges to see the movement and rhythm of the airport in a new …   Read More

  • Here’s how to track all the Star Wars special liveries

    Star Wars special liveries now adorn six aircraft across four airlines. United Airlines unveiled their Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker special livery 737 making it the latest airline to add an aircraft painted to promote the iconic film franchise. We’ve made it easy to track them all.   Read More

  • SpotLAX2019 and Dorkfest Success

    Dorkfest and SpotLAX2019 this weekend were an incredible success once again and we’re pleased we were able to meet and chat with such a wonderful group of aviation enthusiasts from all over the world.   Read More

  • The world’s first known flying tribute to a hedgehog

    ADS-B sky art has grown significantly as more aircraft are equipped with transponders and better lower-level coverage allows non-pressurized aircraft to join in. We’ve seen airplanes draw airplanes, a forest full of Christmas trees, hearts of all sizes, and plenty of written messages. But this is new to us. Last week, pilot Robert Green drew …   Read More

  • Show us your best Augmented Reality View photos to win a free Flightradar24 subscription

    Augmented Reality View is the perfect way to identify flights passing overhead just by pointing your device at the sky. Tap AR in the app and point your device at the sky and AR View will overlay details for flights in the area, like flight number, route, aircraft type, and more. We love AR View …   Read More

  • Behind the Scenes of a UPS Airlines Air-to-air Photo Shoot

    On 16 September, we received about a dozen messages on social media regarding a low flying plane over Los Angeles being shadowed by a single ‘fighter jet’-like aircraft. Upon investigation, it became clear that it was a UPS Airlines air-to-air photography flight with Wolfe Air. This week, UPS Airlines released behind the scenes footage from …   Read More

  • An Amazing Avgeek Adventure in Los Angeles

    On Saturday, we flew to Los Angeles for the day to attend Crankflier’s Dorkfest and NYCAviation’s SpotLAX events and we had an amazing time. Thank you to everyone who came out to watch planes and chat about aviation. A huge thank you to Crankyflier Brett Snyder, NYCAviation’s Ben Granucci, Heather Abbott, Andrew Poure, and Jeremy …   Read More