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Video: How to build and set up a Flightradar24 ADS-B receiver

Video: How to build and set up a Flightradar24 ADS-B receiver

In this tutorial video you’ll learn step-by-step how to build and activate your own ADS-B receiver using a raspberry Pi and share the data with Flightradar24.

Our network is made up of over 35,000 receivers on seven continents and in space. Each receiver is crucial to our comprehensive global coverage and we’re always excited to add new data to our network.

Building your own receiver is a fun project and a quick way to get started tracking flights in your area. The video above offers step-by-step guidance for building and activating your receiver and the links below contain helpful supporting material. Should you need any assistance, please contact our support team and we will be happy to help. Happy tracking!

Data Sharer FAQ: https://support.fr24.com/support/home
Build your own ADS-B receiver: https://www.flightradar24.com/build-your-own
Activating the raspberry Pi: https://www.flightradar24.com/activate-raspberry-pi
Download the manual: https://repo-feed.flightradar24.com/fr24feed-manual.pdf

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