libhomeradareasy collect aircraft information
|~50,000,000 registered contacts
291547 unique aircraft records, 26.04% unresolved records
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libhomeradar is an easy to use library for all type of programming language which can use libraries. libhomeradar can connect to different sources to collect aircraft informations arround the world with extended informations, powerful filtering and structured data access.
libhomeradar is written in C and is available for Linux and Windows (2003, XP, NT, Vista).
Currently libhomeradar works with the Kinetic Avionics SBS-1 base station and the Airnav Systems Radarbox.
What is libhomeradar?
libhomeradar is a library written in plain C which makes the communication with the Kinetic Avionic SBS-1 box and the AirNav Systems RadarBox very easy. Simply link libhomeradar to your project (C, C++ or other languages which can use standard system libraries) and get structured data from your SBS-1/SBS-3 or from your RadarBox (see our small usage examples).
libhomeradar was created for the next release of acarsd to collect data from more then one SBS-1 / Radarboxes into the normal flow of acarsd. The latest beta version of acarsd is currently running with libhomeradar.
For a better coverage
To increase our coverage and to give our visitors a even better service we need some senders in Italy, Danmark (North), Ireland, Cyprus, Greece (North), Poland, Romania, Spain and Portugal. If you are living in on of these countries and you have an SBS1 or a Radarbox and you wish to share your contacts with other users, please download the latest version of our contribution tool 'FlightShare2', create your personal account and share your contacts with others.
If you have a SBS-1 box and/or a Radarbox you can also contribute your contacts to our database.
Requirements for libhomeradar
Currently libhomeradar works with the socket output of the Kinetic Avionics SBS-1 box and the Airnav Systems Radarbox as well.
Is this free software?
Yes, libhomeradar is completly free for none commercial use. If you wish to you libhomeradar in an commercial environement you should contact us for a license.