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New Flightradar24 Receivers Activated in August

new receivers added during Nov 2021
countries with new receivers in Nov 2021
new receivers added this year

August was a month of extreme latitudes and locations for our new receivers. In the first half of the month we went north as we added new receivers in northern Canada, Greenland, Norway, and Russia. In the latter half of the month, we moved south to South America. During August we activated 11 new receivers in Argentina alone, including one in Ushuaia, the world’s southernmost city.

We also spent the month of August adding other remote receivers, like one in Samoa and another in French Polynesia.

In addition to the remote receivers, we also increased our coverage area and improved our MLAT coverage in the central and southwest United States, Brazil, China, Japan, and southeast Australia.

Here’s the full map of all receivers activated during the month of August (click to enlarge).

Map of new receivers activated during the month of August
Map of new receivers activated during the month of August


We’re always looking for receiver hosts. Especially if you or someone you know lives in a remote location, please apply to host a receiver. All of our receiver hosts get a free Flightradar24 Premium account. If you’re interested, please apply today. If you’d you like more information about our application process, you can read more about it in our blog post.

If you have a Raspberry Pi you can now help us increase MLAT coverage as well. We are continuing to roll out our beta testing phase of MLAT based on Raspberry Pi receivers. If you’re interested, please visit our forum for instructions on how to begin feeding data.

Live in a remote area or work at an airport?

You can help us increase the flight tracking coverage in your area by hosting a receiver.

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Map showing the location of new Flightradar24-supplied receivers activated in July 2023.

New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in July 2023

Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts to help increase flight tracking all around the world. You can apply to host one of our receivers or easily build your own.

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