Aviation Mapper is LIVE! Click here to use it.
The Aviation Mapper launch video
For the Mode S/aviation/RF enthusiast: If you are interested in various notes, diagrams and screenshots that are more technical than these series of pages, please check out the dedicated page on my wiki as well.
Modez, Aviation Mapper and Software Defined Radio featured in GQ Australia (April/May)!
Screenshots from the GUI front-ends:
A plane at 514 km, with trails left behind showing flight corridors
Looking at an angle at Sydney Airport, with planes landing on overlapping approach trails.
ACARS messages shown spatially as coloured dots with message label and content in balloon pop-up.
Spatial representation of ACARS message transactions building up over half a day
Accumulated flight paths over half a day
The Aviation Mapper desktop app
Running live at Sydney Airport streaming AvMap via 3G mobile Internet
Running the Aviation Mapper desktop app
Presentation at Dorkbot Sydney Finale 2011
Presentation at Ruxcon 2011: "Hacking the wireless world with Software Defined Radio
Click on a book section in the top left (or below) to explore the project further.