Tag : ads-b-coverage

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in July 2019

Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts. You can apply to host one of our receivers or easily build your own. The dozens of new Flightradar24-supplied receiver kits and the hundreds of home-built receivers activated in July combined with over 20,000 existing receivers, helped us track over 6.5 million flights for the first time ever, including our busiest day ever when we tracked 230,408 flights. (more…)

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in March 2019

Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts. You can apply to host one of our receivers or easily build your own. The dozens of new Flightradar24-supplied receiver kits and the hundreds of home-built receivers activated in February, combined with over 20,000 existing receivers, helped us track 5.4 million flights.

New receivers activated in March helped improve our coverage in places like eastern Canada and islands in the South Pacific Ocean. Our MLAT coverage in the United States experienced improvement as well.

The March Map

All new Flightradar24-suuplied ADS-B receivers activated in March

Help Add ADS-B Coverage

We are always looking for new 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 Business Subscription, which can be used on the web or within our mobile app. 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.

Use Your Own Hardware

Have a Raspberry Pi sitting around collecting dust or looking to get started with tracking flights with a quick project? Build your own receiver to help us increase ADS-B and MLAT coverage in your area. Our simple guide walks you through the steps from getting the parts you need to setting up your receiver. Learn more today!

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in February 2019

Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts. You can apply to host one of our receivers or easily build your own. The dozens of new Flightradar24-supplied receiver kits and the hundreds of home-built receivers activated in February, combined with over 20,000 existing receivers, helped us track 5 million flights.

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in January 2019

Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts. You can apply to host one of our receivers or easily build your own. The dozens of new Flightradar24-supplied receiver kits and the hundreds of home-built receivers activated in January, combined with over 20,000 existing receivers, helped us track 5 million flights.

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in October 2018

Each month we send out complete ADS-B receiver kits that include an ADS-B receiver, antennas, and all necessary cabling to qualified hosts. You can apply to host one of our receivers or easily build your own. The dozens of new Flightradar24-supplied receiver kits and the hundreds of home-built receivers activated in October, combined with over 20,000 existing receivers, helped us track 5.6 million flights. (more…)

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in June 2018

In June we activated dozens of new Flightradar24 provided ADS-B receivers and hundreds more home-built receivers began sharing data with the Flightradar24 network. Thanks to these new receivers and the nearly 20,000 already apart of our network, we tracked 5.5 million flights in June. We also set a single day record, tracking 202,157 flights on 29 June! (more…)

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New Flightradar24 ADS-B Receivers Activated in January 2018

We began the year by activating over 100 new Flightradar24 ADS-B receivers around the world, helping us track 4.4 million flights, a 110,000 flight increase over last January. (more…)

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Flightradar24 Coverage in the Wake of Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma moves through the Caribbean Sea, impacting the Leeward Islands and Puerto Rico, we watched flights in the area, including NOAA Hurricane Hunters NOAA42 and NOAA49 and Delta Air Lines’ rescue flight from Puerto Rico, with great interest. But none of the flights on our site are visible without the constant stream of data from volunteers who host our ADS-B receivers or have built their own and share data with our network. (more…)