Aircraft Fleets Database API

Learn about the global aircraft database.

This page contains basic and minimum required airplanes information for every airline in the world.

Augment your products with data from the Aircraft Fleets Database API, tell users the age, model or type of aircraft.

Thanks to the Aircraft Fleets Database API our customers increase the quality of the information provided in their websites and applications.

Example API Request:


Request Parameters:

Parameter Description
api_key required Your API Key from acccount dashboard.
airline_iata optional Filtering by Airline IATA code.
airline_icao optional Filtering by Airline ICAO code.
hex optional Filtering by ICAO24 Hex address.
reg_number optional Filtering by aircraft Registration number.
msn optional Filtering by Manufacturer Serial Number.
flag optional Filtering by Country ISO 2 code from Countries DB.
_fields optional Fields to return (comma separated, e.g.: hex,airline_iata,manufacturer)

Example API Response:

                "hex": "A9D286",
                "reg_number": "N732AN",
                "flag": "US",
                "airline_icao": "AAL",
                "airline_iata": "AA",
                "seen": 172540,
                "icao": "B77W",
                "iata": "77W",
                "model": "Boeing 777-300ER pax",
                "engine": "jet",
                "engine_count": "2",
                "manufacturer": "BOEING",
                "type": "landplane",
                "category": "H",
                "built": 2015,
                "age": 6,
                "msn": "31549",
                "line": "1257"

Response Parameters:

Parameter Description
hex ICAO24 Hex address. Available in the Free plan.
reg_number Aircraft Registration Number
flag ISO 2 country code from Countries DB.
airline_icao Airline ICAO code. Available in the Free plan.
airline_iata Airline IATA code. Available in the Free plan.
icao Aircraft ICAO type. Available in the Free plan.
icao Aircraft IATA type. Available in the Free plan.
model Aircraft full model name.
manufacturer Aircraft manufacturer name. Available in the Free plan.
msn Manufacturer serial number.
line Manufacturer line number.
type Aircraft type - landplane, seaplane, tiltrotor, helicopter, gyrocopter, amphibian.
category Wake turbulence category - J (Super), H (Heavy), M (Medium), L (Light), L/M (Variation).
engine Aircraft engine type - jet, piston, turboprop/turboshaft, electric.
engine_count Aircraft engine number - 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8
built Aircraft built year
age Aircraft age (years)

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See also

Aircraft Fleets Database API
Real-time Flights API
Global Routes Database
Airlines Database API

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