Flight Radar Web Site To Blow Your Mind

Flight Radar


This web site blows my mind every time I use it.

Flight radarFlightradar24 is a global flight tracking service that provides you with real-time information about thousands of aircraft around the world. The service is available online (from the link below) or from an app for your iOS or Android device.

I recently tracked a relative as they made a complicated journey home from Australia that involved a combination of flights – great fun and great geography!



London Airports

Why not give it a try! You can:

·        Watch planes move in real-time on detailed map

·        Identify planes flying overhead by simply pointing your mobile device at the sky (requires GPS equipped device)

·        Tap on a plane for comprehensive flight and aircraft information such as route, estimated time of arrival, actual time of departure, aircraft type, speed, altitude, and high-resolution picture

·        Tap on an airport icon for current delay stats and weather conditions

·        Search for individual flights using flight number, airport, or airline

·        Filter by airline, aircraft, altitude, speed, and more

·        Turn the device into the arrivals and departures board of any major airport and get real-time status updates for flights (in-app purchase)

·        Experience what the pilot of a an aircraft sees in real-time and in 3D (requires iPhone 4S, iPad 2, iPod Touch 5th gen., and above + iOS 6.0 or higher)

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About devongeography

Head of Geography and Assistant Vice Principal at South Molton Community College, North Devon. Exeter Chiefs supporter!
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