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Historical data database providing route info [closed]

Is there a reliable source where I can find historical data providing me: citypair, aicraft type, route (waypoints), block time, fuel burn
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Are there any publically available recordings of conversations between ATC and pilots?

It can be either audio or transcription. It would be perfect if it also contains aircraft tracks.
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Why is the normal operating airspeed so much lower than the cruise speed in this table?

I need to work with the following table. I'm interested in vMO which I assume I can simply obtain from converting MMO to vMO through $M = v/ \sqrt{1.4 * 287 * T}$. (Is that correct?) However, I ...
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Is there a way to find out which runway is used by which flight on a particular day/date?

For example, i want to know which runway was used by NH 829 that flies from NRT to BOM (Narita-Tokyo to Bombay-Mumbai) For flight tracking, I know and use these websites/apps - FlightAware, ...
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Lift to drag ratio of airliners

I don't know if this is the right place to ask, but I am looking for lift-to-drag ratios (L/D) of different airliners. I have found a paper [1] which has some estimates of L/D for some jetliners, but ...
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Why apply resolutons in data words for ARINC 429 bus

Data words transported over the ARINC 429 bus are defined and built-in units, ranges, refresh rates, number of significant bits, and resolution. Why is it necessary to include resolution? Does ...
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Is it possible to predict how busy an airport will be in a given time? (are there existing services that to this?)

I want to know if it's possible to predict how busy an airport will be at a given day or part of day. I know there are services that provide the scheduled flights in an airport Is there also an API ...
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Where can I find runway usage statistics of USA airports? [closed]

Ok I’m looking for stats and data of planes arriving at various airports and what runways they use most. I need to know the most used runways for arrivals in airports here in the States. Can anyone ...
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Where can I find data on the number of single propeller aircraft currently in operation in the EU and US?

Are there publicly available data for aircraft registered in operation? Specifically I am looking for number of single propeller aircraft in US/EU, ideally with aircraft types as well. However, any ...
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Are there any data on the safety rate of gliders vs single-engine GA aircraft?

Can anyone point me to statistics on the safety record of gliders vs. single engine general aviation aircraft?
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About how many aborted takeoffs are there each year in commercial aviation?

Watching this sim of a 777 engine failure on takeoffs got me wondering about RTOs, and how often they occur. The interest was further driven after reading a comment by N1755L that might underline ...
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What is the Runway Design Code (RDC) for San Francisco airport (KSFO)?

I need the Runway Design Code (RDC) for the SFO airport. Can anyone provide a link for this and possibly other airports? I have checked the SFO Master Plan/Development Plan and found nothing.
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How should I interpret this raw SID data from the FAA?

I am trying to make sense of the SID structures from the FAA's 28 day NASR subscription files (SSD and/or STARDP, raw data in txt files), and I have two questions. First, I notice that there are ...
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Where can I find a database of SIDs, STARs and approaches?

I am investigating SIDs, STARs and approach procedures. I have a couple of questions about it: Is there a way to get SID, STAR, and approach data from airports around the world? I don't mean from the ...
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Is there a database of European surveillance radar installations?

Does anybody know a link to a database or appropriate webpage where I can find the locations of surveillance radar installations in Europe?
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Where can I find a free list of ICAO and IATA airport identifiers?

Is there an open source or free comprehensive (or close to it) list of ICAO to IATA airport identifiers? The official list from ICAO costs hundreds of dollars. I suppose such a list could be scraped ...
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How many turbine powered aircraft are in the air at any given time? [closed]

I know there are a lot of statistics about how many planes are in the air on average, but not all aircraft flying are turbine-driven. How may turbojet, turbofan, and turboprop aircraft, on average, ...
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Where to find the callsigns of the en route controllers?

I am looking for the callsigns of ATC upper information region (UIR) controllers on a flight from Frankfurt EDDF to Seattle KSEA. According to the flight plan, the UIRs crossed are: EDDV (Hannover) ...
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Is there any free source for current airline schedule data? [closed]

I am looking for a free database with complete and accurate airline schedules, especially for major European carriers. I know there is https://openflights.org/data.html but I find the accuracy of ...
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Where can I find data on past forecasts of planned aircraft production?

Does anyone know of a database which would list the expected production rates for various aircraft, at the time those aircraft started production? Finding actual production to date is easy, but I ...
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Would an ASTERIX decoder be “radar data processing” or “surveillance data processing”?

I am not an air traffic controller, I am a software engineer. I developed an ASTERIX decoder, the application will just extract all the information and save it in a text file. I am just wondering how ...
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Where can I find the roster formats of various airlines?

I discovered a mobile app called roster minder for android. It seems that the app can import rosters from various airlines. I was wondering how that was possible? Is there a standard format for crew ...
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Where to find the various cargo hold dimensions and volumes of transport aircraft, such as the A330-300?

What are the dimensions of the cargo hold on the Airbus A330-300? (In order to check the usable space for containers or baggage.) I'm looking for the internal dimensions of the hold with its ...
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Is there an engine database that would include information on number of HPT blades per engine?

I am attempting to compile information on the number of high-pressure turbine blades across a wide range of turbine engines. Currently, I have only been able to find this information through brut ...
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Does the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) provide real-time data feeds and is there a delay?

According to this answer: You can't get real-time data from the FAA without an operational need, and organizations which do receive real-time data cannot legally re-distribute this data publicly, ...
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How to programmatically access AIP data, METAR, TAF, NOTAMs?

I'm looking at developing an app where one of the functions I would like to implement needs to use data which is normally available in AIP, like: Aerodrome names, ICAO codes, GPS location, elevation ...
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Can repeated call-signs be present in one day?

I am working with a big ADS-B traffic sample of one day Europe, and identified repeated call signs. Examples include: Flight that ends in an airport and repeated call sign starts from there. Two ...
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Where can I find EUROCONTROL's fuel coefficients for the B737?

I am trying to compare the fuel impact of different types of approaches, to compute the fuel flow I am using a model developped by Eurocontrol (Base of aircraft data). I am struggling to find the fuel ...
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Is data on international air traffic volume in the US freely available?

I'm looking for air traffic flow data which has the passenger air traffic from countries outside of the US to every international airport in the US. Ideally, I would like to know how many passengers ...
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Is there an online source of active flight plans?

Is there a way I can look up flight plans filed in the United States? I tracked an aircraft on Flightradar24 and I would like to be able to find it's flight plan in some sort of database.
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Where to get spatial data for ATC airspace?

I am looking for free or open spatial vector data (geoJson, .shp, .kml, …) which maps the responsibilities of air traffic control in South East Asia, worldwide would be very nice too. SkyVector.com ...
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Is there a complete source for aircraft registration information?

I am building an app that requires access to commercial aircraft registrations, in the UK to begin with and then more global as I start to expand the service. I have found this CAA site which works ...
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Is there an API to retrieve airport departure and arrivals?

I am looking for an API to get the arrivals and departures timetable for any airport in real time, like this table on the EuroAirport website: Are services like FlightAware or FlightStats relevant ...
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How to get data from Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network?

I would like to download some NOTAMs and I know they can be obtained from the AFTN (Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunication Network) . Do you know a way to access such network and request obtain the ...
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Is there any good database for aircraft technical specifications? [closed]

Due to using them in my application, I am looking for a database(or guide) of aircraft technical specifications. Is there any source for it(preferably free).
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Where to download NATs (North Atlantic Tracks) information?

I am reading about NATs (North Atlantic Tracks) and I found out they are created and regulated by the following entities: westbound flow: Shanwick Oceanic Control eastbound flow: Gander Oceanic ...
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Is there a such thing as an ARINC label for the yaw angle?

Is there a way to check the yaw angle on the ARINC bus? If so, what is the associated ARINC-429 label?
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Is there a database of radio-frequencies for airfields/airports in Europe?

Is there something like a register of frequencies for airfields/airports in Europe? I am building a VFR flight planner and would be interested to autofill a form with the frequencies dependent on the ...
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How are “charter” and “passenger” flights defined in the AIDX standard?

I'd like to know the difference between these flight types in the IATA AIDX standard; specifically, for use in fuel order notifications.
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Where can I find a collection of maximum range at maximum payload values for all aircraft types?

The scope of my Master Thesis is the development of an assignment algorithm of aircraft types to routes with a given distance. As part of violation checks I'm validating the possible range of the AC ...
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How to tell the difference between METAR and SPECI reports?

I am trying to use METAR data from AviationWeather.gov to programmatically collect hourly rainfall data. This Wiki says that the first field in the report should be "type" - either METAR or SPECI. ...
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Where can I find the planned and flown paths for certain flight routes?

Are there official definitions of air traffic corridor pathing? Specifically European & Mediterranean routes. I'm working on an application that needs this input data to perform an analysis. I ...
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Is there any data repository of discontinued commercial routes?

Is there any way of knowing - for example by referring to an existing data repository or something similar - what commercial routes were operated from a given airport in a given year? This would be a ...
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How can a large passenger aircraft's owner remain unknown?

I'm reading through TheStar's "Malaysia Airports seeks owner of three Boeing 747s abandoned at KLIA" article and I can't stop wondering, why I don't understand it or how should I understand it? How ...
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Where can I get a history of METARs? [duplicate]

Is there a place where past METARs are logged? Suppose I want all the METAR for a given airport from October 1st to October 15th 2015. Where can I find them? If it matters, I'm looking in particular ...
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Where to get information on FAA AIXM 5.0 versions of Special Activity Airpace (SAA) files?

Does anybody know where to find documentation or someone to ask questions about the SAA database provided by the National Flight Data Center? I have some questions about the ambiguity of some of the ...
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Why Black Boxes are not capable of transmitting its Critical Data directly to satellite? [duplicate]

Why don't airplane include a satellite technology to upload the critical (Voice/Engine etc) data recorded in FDR to satellite. This would be very useful, in case of missing FDR. Is there any ...
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Is there a comprehensive source for aircraft specification data for most of the aircraft in the world?

I'm aware that I can look at the Wikipedia entry for an aircraft and discover specifications like the MTOW, length, cruise speed, etc. However, I was wondering whether there is a (preferably free) ...
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Class B and C Airpsace Ring Data in Text [duplicate]

Class B and Class C airspace has multiple rings where each ring can be a custom polygon shape. I want to extract following data into text: the shape of these polygon rings in lat/long (ideally a ...
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How do I get flight numbers?

Flight AWE685 goes from Seattle to Philadelphia. What exactly is that AWE685 identifier called? Every flight seems to have a unique name. I'm trying to learn more about flight data but it's tough ...