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Plane Finder - Flight Tracker

Plane Finder - Flight Tracker


  PUBLICATION DATE OF REVIEW SCORE REVIEW LINK
us App Store Review 24 Apr 2017 9.0
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gb iPhone App Directory 01 Sep 2010 8.0 Print only
us iPhone App Reviews Guide 01 Apr 2010 8.0 Print only
gb Apps Magazine 28 Oct 2010 6.0 Print only
APP STORE SUMMARY
Plane Finder tracks planes in real time around the world. Watch live moving planes on a worldwide map or use the camera AR view to ID planes above you. You can even play back past flights – all the way back to 2011.

The Plane Finder app launched in 2009 and was the first live flight tracking app - today there are millions of happy users all over the world. Plane Finder has been top rated and top ranking since 2009 and covers most of the world, tracking 12,000+ planes simultaneously.

Search by flight number, place name, airport, airline and aircraft or browse the map. (You can choose Apple or Google maps too!).

Simply tap a plane to see detailed flight and aircraft information including photographs or tap an airport to see live arrivals and departures boards.

Use Augmented Reality (AR) view to identify planes overhead using your device camera.

23 different plane markers are included and airline logos are displayed next to planes for easy identification.

Custom alerts are unlimited and free to use, so you can take a break from watching the air traffic and let the app notify you when a plane is in the air or nearby.

Powerful and unlimited custom filters are also free to use. You can create, save and name as many filters as you need for quick access to the planes you are interested in.

Add and browse bookmarks to saved locations around the globe to quickly navigate to areas or airports of interest. Handoff is supported too!

If you prefer a list view of planes to the map view, use the sortable List View. You can also rearrange the table columns for ease of use.

Watch your previous flights - all the way back to April 2011! Use playback to replay holiday flights, diversions, major incidents etc. You can also easily see the effects of storms, ATC strikes, volcanic ash clouds and more. Or just relax and use playback to view the flow of air traffic through the day.

FAA US and NATS UK aviation charts are available as an in app purchase as a visual alternative to standard maps.

Plane Finder has been featured by Gizmodo, CNN, GMA, BBC, Sunday Times, Mail on Sunday, CNET, Wired, GQ Magazine and many more. We have millions of happy users and Plane Finder is regularly updated with innovative new features. Our support team always listen to and reply to feedback.

At a glance our worldwide coverage includes -

• Europe 95% - realtime
• North America – 100% via slightly US delayed data – Nationwide realtime ADS-B network in place and capturing 95% of ADS-B equipped aircraft
• Rest of World – Excellent coverage in Australia, New Zealand, Central America, Brazil, Japan, Taiwan, Dubai, India, Malaysia, Thailand, South Korea, Maldives, Mauritius, Singapore, Hong Kong and many more countries

Important Note:
Plane Finder works by picking up real time ADS-B and MLAT signals used by aircraft to transmit positional data to land based receivers. This technology is faster than traditional radar and is used for air traffic control and navigation. ADS-B is not used by all airlines or aircraft, however this is changing and the number of aircraft tracked by ADS-B is increasing all of the time. Traditional radar type data in real time is also included for North America.

Disclaimer: The use of the information presented using Plane Finder is strictly limited to pursuing enthusiast activities (i.e. for entertainment purposes), which specifically exclude any activities that might endanger yourself or the lives of others.
Under no circumstances will the developer of this application be held responsible for incidents resulting from the use of the data or its interpretation or its use contrary to this agreement.
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Quality Index
7.7
Formats(s): iPad2Wifi, iPad23G, iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini, iPadMini4G, iPhone5c, iPhone5s, iPhone6, iPhone6Plus, iPodTouchSixthGen
Genre(s): Navigation, Travel
Filesize: 50MB
Age rating: 4+
App version: 9.4.1
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APP ACTIVITY
06 Nov 2016
 
Version: 9.4.1
24 Jul 2016
 
Version: 9.3.1
19 Jul 2016
 
Version: 9.3.0
23 Jun 2016
 
Version: 9.2.1
12 Oct 2015
 
Version: 9.1.1
08 Oct 2015
 
Version: 9.1.0
15 Sep 2015
 
Version: 9.0.0
28 Jul 2015
 
$0.99 to $3.99
26 Jul 2015
 
$3.99 to $0.99
27 Apr 2015
 
Version: 7.4.5
12 Feb 2015
 
Version: 7.4.4
17 Jan 2015
 
$4.99 to $3.99
12 Nov 2014
 
Version: 7.4.1
04 Nov 2014
 
Version: 7.4.0
02 Sep 2014
 
Version: 7.3.0
04 Aug 2014
 
Version: 7.2.2
30 Jul 2014
 
Version: 7.2.1
07 Feb 2014
 
Version: 7.0.3
02 Dec 2013
 
Version: 7.0.2
23 Oct 2013
 
Version: 7.0.1
22 Oct 2013
 
Version: 7.0.0
28 Mar 2013
 
Version: 3.5.1
15 Mar 2013
 
Version: 3.5.0
23 Feb 2013
 
Version: 3.4.0
31 Jan 2013
 
Version: 3.3.1
22 Jan 2013
 
Version: 3.3.0
03 Dec 2012
 
Version: 3.2.2
11 Nov 2012
 
Version: 3.2.1
30 Oct 2012
 
Version: 3.2.0
12 Sep 2012
 
Version: 3.1.1
31 Aug 2012
 
Version: 3.1.0
04 Apr 2012
 
Version: 3.0.3
27 Mar 2012
 
Version: 3.0.2
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Version: 3.0.1
22 Feb 2012
 
Version: 3.0.0
28 Oct 2011
 
Version: 2.63
21 Oct 2011
 
Version: 2.62
27 Jul 2011
 
Version: 2.60
02 Jul 2011
 
Version: 2.53
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