Background

Fondé en Mars 2005, FlightAware a été la première société à offrir des services gratuits de suivi des vols à la fois pour le traffic aérien privé et commercial aux Etats-Unis.FlightAware a lancé son activité vers le public fin 2005 et est rapidement devenu le service de suivi des vols le plus utilisé dans le monde.

Les algorithmes brevetés de calcul de l'heure d'arrivée des vols de FlightAware conjugués à l'interface internet puissante, intuitive, réactive et fiable de FlightAware produisent l'application et le service de suivi des vols les plus efficaces et les plus utiles. FlightAware a des bureaux à Houston et à New York.

L'intégration homogène de sources de données mondiales combinée avec
l'interface en ligne puissante, intuitive, réactive et fiable de FlightAware
produisent le service et l'application de suivi de vol les plus puissants et les plus utiles.

FlightAware est une société non côtée qui posséde des bureaux à Houston et à New York.

FlightAware Major Events and New Features

2015
juin PiAware 2.0 released with Mode S Multilateration (MLAT) for tracking of non-ADS-B equipped aircraft around the world
juin ADS-B Ground Station #3,000 goes live in China, one of 101 countries with FlightAware ADS-B ground stations
mai Premium global weather products (including interactive forecast imagery) available for FlightAware Global
avril Live data for all tail numbers in Europe now available through FlightAware Global.
avril FlightAware Firehose, a live position data feed, released to complement FlightXML with real-time RADAR, ADS-B, and status data.
mars New web site design released with streamlined interface and larger, more interactive maps
mars FlightAware celebrates 10 year anniversary
mars ADS-B Ground Station #2,000 goes live in Bulgaria, one of 85 countries with FlightAware ADS-B ground stations
mars FlightFeeder Android released - free, simple ADS-B ground station that runs on an Android phone or tablet
février QuickAds now offer targeting on flight pages, flight alerts, and 300x250 ads
février Aircraft operator tools released for free importing of call sign and schedule data
janvier FlightAware Member #5,000,000 registers
janvier ADS-B Ground Station #1,500 goes live in Armenia, one of 80 countries with FlightAware ADS-B ground stations
2014
novembre Recipients of flight alerts now receive airport delay notifications
octobre ADS-B Ground Station #1,000 goes live in Malaysia, one of 71 countries with FlightAware ADS-B ground stations
octobre Build your own PiAware ADS-B receiver software and instructions released - ADS-B receiver for under $100.00
septembre Maps now show Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs) in the United States
août PiAware released -- FlightAware ADS-B client for Raspberry Pi and dump1090
août All-new mobile apps released for both iOS Flight Tracker App (iPhone, iPad) and Android Flight Tracker app (phone, tablet)
août FlightAware Global users can now optionally track VFR and other flights without flight plans
août FlightAware Live released with live, high resolution airspace viewing
août Map layers for commercial users (Premium, Global) now include high resolution satellite, terrain, and street map imagery
juillet ADS-B Ground Station #500 goes live in Finland, one of 63 countries with FlightAware ADS-B ground stations
juin Maps now optionally show nearby airplanes and zoom-based nearby airports around the world
juin FlightAware Member #4,000,000 registers
mai Online and automated downloads and subscriptions for many data feeds including airport database, FBO database, fuel prices, and airline and operator database
mai FlightAware Global users can now pre-upload flight plans for datalink and ADS-B tracking outside flight plan coverage area
mars FlightAware TV launched. Live maps and flight status for HDTV display
janvier Next generation FBO ToolBox released with new user interface and improved reports with additional data
janvier FlightFeeder - FlightAware ADS-B receivers begin shipping to over a dozen countries
2013
décembre Worldwide delay statistics now published for airline operations; cancellation statistics now include percentages of flight operations.
novembre SITA and FlightAware partner for live flight data in SITA Aircom Server
octobre ForeFlight and FlightAware partner for route amendments, flight tracking and integration of FlightAware Global in ForeFlight Mobile
octobre FlightAware announces worldwide flight tracking for Garmin avionics
octobre New customers of FlightAware Global and Selective Unblocking can now sign up online
septembre Operators of ADS-B receivers can now connect to FlightAware's worldwide ADS-B flight tracking network
septembre FlightAware maps now can display IFR low and high en-route charts in the United States
septembre New photos interface with higher resolution photos, auto-resizing, infinite scrolling, and comments
septembre FlightAware Member #3,000,000 registers
septembre FlightAware MiseryMap released -- animated view of weather, flight delays, and cancellations across the United States
juillet Worldwide flight tracking integration available for airline operators using ACARS via SITA. Simply contact FlightAware to enable
juin Subscribers to FlightAware Global and Selective Unblocking can now self-manage users and delegate access
juin FlightAware New Zealand launched. Free, live, nationwide live flight tracking for private and airline flights across New Zealand
juin Live UVair contract fuel card prices now displayed on FBO pages for UVair customers (press release)
mai All aircraft operators that are FlightAware commercial customers can now automatically access and view live European flight data for their aircraft
mai Sporty's and FlightAware partner to offer printed and framed FlightAware maps showing a year or more of an aircraft's flight history
avril Comprehensive coverage of flight positions across United Kingdom added for both airline and general aviation flights
avril FlightAware flight tracking pages now automatically update without a page refresh.
mars New Enterprise Account available by monthly subscription for professional users
mars FBO listings now search and display lower prices at nearby airports
février Free FBO ToolBox US trials and online sign-up available for United States FBOs and airport businesses
janvier Airport and flight history data reports can now be purchased online at a discount on a subscription basis
janvier Worldwide flight tracking integration available for airline operators using ACARS via ARINC. Simply contact FlightAware to enable.
2012
décembre FlightAware Member #2,000,000 registers
octobre FlightAware announces worldwide coverage for business aviation flight tracking at NBAA 2012 in Orlando
octobre FlightAware for Windows 8 app released for tablets and PCs
octobre ARINC announces that ARINC Direct business aircraft operators will now use FlightAware
septembre FlightAware adds datalink coverage from ARINC Direct, Honeywell GDC, Satcom Direct, Spidertracks, UVdatalink
août New FlightAware.com home page with personalized flight searches
juillet New mobile FlightAware.com web site for smartphones
juillet Airline flight "one-step alerts" and alerts sharing released
juillet Track log, flight profile graphs, and My FlightAware maps added to iPhone, iPad, and Android apps
juin Significant improvement to coverage of live airline flight positions in Europe, Middle East, Japan, Brazil, and New Zealand
juin Re-designed flight page released - first major enhancement in seven years
juin New "ATC Mode" maps with unlimited number of flight data tags for airport, fleet, and My FlightAware maps
mai Resolution of US weather radar increased 4x on site/mobile apps & European weather added to maps for commercial customers
mai FBO ToolBox Europe and FlightAware Global (worldwide flight tracking product for aircraft operators) released
mai European general aviation flight tracking coverage announced at EBACE 2012 in Geneva
mars Worldwide owner/registration data (with history) now available on flight pages for private aircraft
mars FlightAware API now offers worldwide airline gate and schedule data and also nationwide Australia data
mars FlightAware Australia launched. Free, live, nationwide live flight tracking for private and airline flights across Australia
février FlightAware Live released -- automatic, live position updates automatically streamed to web page maps
février Historical flight data (US, UK, Canada) for commercial data products extended to include 1998 - present.
janvier FlightAware API adds JSON interface and push (callback) notifications for flight and airport alerts
janvier Pre-arrival (45 minute) flight notifications added to all flight and airport alerts
2011
décembre FlightAware flight archives pass 250,000,000 flights
novembre FlightAware Photos passes 250,000 photos of over 100,000 aircraft
octobre FlightAware employees participate in the 2011 Race for the Cure Houston
septembre FlightAware releases mobile flight tracker apps for Android, iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry, and Windows Phone 7
août Twitter integration announced that allows alerts to be auto-Tweeted
juillet Flight alerts now notify users of gate changes, flight delays
juin FlightAware Member #1,000,000 registers
mai Alerts sharing introduced - alerts can now can be setup for friends
février FlightXML 2 released - FlightAware's next-generation flight tracking API
janvier FlightAware offers an airline cancellations page to view the impact of major storms
2010
décembre FlightAware App for Facebook released
novembre Meal service information added to airline flight tracking pages and flight alerts
août Codeshare support added for airline flights, maps and international positions for many airline flights
juin Major improvements to airline flight tracking, international coverage, gates, and more
juin FlightAware "Live Flight Tracker" 2.0 iPhone released
juin Localized content and language formatting made available to over a dozen countries
mai FlightAware launches re-designed web site design and home page
mai Altitude/speed graphs added to flight track logs
avril Free, embedded content made available to media and web site operators
avril Flight Crews and Dispatcher collaboration added to flight planning
février FlightAware adds user-contributed photos and reviews to FBO pages
janvier FlightAware releases US airport delay list, interactive delay map with animated weather
2009
décembre FlightAware flight archives pass 100,000,000 flights
octobre Version 2.0 of Flight Planning released
octobre Interactive airport maps with data tag cycling, hovering, zoom/pan
octobre Free Flight Tracking iPhone App released
septembre US VFR Sectional Viewer released
septembre Average Arrival Time (7-day average) added to all airline flight tracking pages
août FlightAware joins Twitter and Facebook
août Airliner photos displayed on flight tracking pages
août Google Earth support added
août Zooming, panning, map styles (Earth View, Sectionals) added to flight tracking maps
juillet United Kingdom added to service area
février Registered members can subscribe to daily/weekly/monthly aviation news and photo email.
janvier FlightAware Photos section passes 20,000 photos
2008
décembre Flight Planning now supports diversions, holds, fuel tankering.
septembre Flight Planning released.
juillet Endorsements, Flight Crew, and Remarks released
juin FlightAware Photos released; photos embedded into flight tracking pages.
mai FlightAware Member #250,000 registers
mars FlightAware celebrates third birthday; has 15 employees with offices in Houston and New York
mars FlightAware begins displaying airline schedules and delayed flight information
2007
septembre Squawks released for sharing aviation links
septembre Maps available for flight finder, My FlightAware, aircraft type, and fleet maps
août FlightAware flight archives pass 50,000,000 flights
août Weather Maps now available with nationwide and regional views
juin FlightAware registers 150,000th member; serves over 1,250,000 unique users in June
mai Beta access to fleet maps, aircraft type maps, and route maps released
2006
décembre Commercial user accounts available for Part 135 and 121 operators
novembre Flight Alerts (e-mail and instant message flight tracking notifications) launched
octobre FlightAware release commercial products, AirportAware and FlightXML
avril Full archive of flight information, track logs, and maps available for all historical flights
mars FlightAware registers 50,000th member; serves over 300,000 unique users in March
mars "Pilot Resources" section launched with airport information, IFR terminal procedures
mars FlightAware releases new logo and redesigned web site
janvier FlightAware registers 25,000th member; serves 100,000 unique users in one week
2005
novembre FlightAware is released from beta status
octobre Next-generation maps with ATC-style airport area views released
septembre Over 1,000 new FlightAware account registrations in the first week of public beta
septembre FlightAware opens to public beta
août "My FlightAware" launched
juillet User registration is implemented
avril FlightAware begins processing live flight data and opens to private beta
mars FlightAware founded

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