Tag: flightradar24

  • FR24 in Singapore: T-WSAP38

    Now running a Flightradar24 receiver in Singapore: T-WSAP38. Range is fairly limited due to surrounding buildings and not having an amplificator on the antenna. Not much I can do about that for now. Stats here — click on top users: Yeri (#13 atm).

  • T-EBBR55 antenna (@Flightradar24)

    Flightradar24 (T-EBBR55) antenna being installed right next to BRU airport. Due to interference (GSM? WiFi (very very unlikely)? High voltage power lines?) we moved it to the side, as seen below. While it is blind from half a side, it can see all the way up to London and beyond. This is the result: As…

  • Updated @Flightradar24 Ansible cookbook

    I had to wait a little while for the ARMv7 version for my EfikaMX devices, but they finally had time to compile it. Yay! The updated cookbooks are on Github. Changes (commits): Better key management fr24feed.ini No more separate dump1090 launch newest fr24 version Download links for Linux & RPi.

  • @Flightradar24 Ansible playbook

    Here’s my very simple Ansible playbook for Flightradar24 nodes. While I run it on EfikaMX, it should work on most Debian based devices. Just be sure to modify the FR24 software download URL. This Ansible playbook is untested on its own. It comes out of a way bigger (private) Ansible playbook, and I kind of…

  • Raspberry Pi & @Flightradar24

    In a couple of lines: how to get FR24 (+ dump1090) to work on your Raspberry Pi. Be sure to have the right hardware:¬†flightradar24.com/dvbt-stick¬†and … obviously … a RPi. I got a NooElec from Amazon because I didn’t have the patience to wait for something (that might not work) from AliExpress. As root: apt-get update…