Quality, Flexibility and Unmatched Breadth

Developers look to FlightStats for essential real-time flight and airport data with global coverage. Our Flex APIs now offer localized services so that developers have multiple language options, and flexible well-documented Web and data services, that make it easy to use in your mobile applications, digital signs, kiosks, airport flight boards, back office systems, and websites.

FlightStats data is collected from many sources including airlines, airports, civil aviation authorities and GDS’s. We reliably satisfy more than 3 million API requests each day, and support millions more with data feeds updated each minute to inform travelers and greeters about flight delays, cancellations, airport delays, and aircraft position. Developers also can access maps, and syndicated content that help deliver accurate, timely and complete information to travelers on the go.

FlightStats offers a variety of services to its developer customers:

  • Real-Time Flight Status
  • Segment-Based Flight Alerts
  • Flight Schedules
  • Flight & Airport Trackers
  • FIDS/ Digital Signage
  • Airport Information and Terminal Maps
  • Weather
  • Delay Index
  • Ratings
  • Historical Data

FlightStats supplies data to nearly all the leading mobile travel applications across all major smart phone platforms, powering leading travel brands such as Expedia, Kayak, USAToday, Deem, TripIt, and Worldmate. We also support innovative applications from independent developers including GateGuru, Pageonce, and many more.