By Steve Kuo

  • Category: Travel
  • Release Date: 2018-01-20
  • Current Version: 1.0.11
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 18.93 MB
  • Developer: Steve Kuo
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 5
From 6 Ratings


If you love tracking aircraft using Virtual Radar Server or dump1090 then you'll love OpenADSB. OpenADSB connects to and visualizes air traffic from any VRS or dump1090 server. Enjoy OpenADSB's smooth native iOS experience instead of using VRS' web interface. Features • Connects to Virtual Radar Server version 2.4 and dump1090 (mutability and MalcolmRobb forks), supports password protected VRS servers • Comes preconfigured using ADS-B Exchange ( • Smoothly displays thousands of aircraft • For VRS, shows aircraft history trails for a single or multiple aircraft • Various aircraft and history trail color schemes and optional legend • Fully configurable filtering, display only the aircrafts you want to see • Configurable military, VFR and emergency highlights • Long-press on an aircraft to perform a browser search of its callsign and registration • Tap on an aircraft to show more details including a thumbnail image • Details are fully configurable and includes callsign, registration, ICAO hex code, altitude, speed, vertical speed, heading, aircraft type & operator, squawk code, MLAT, latitude/longitude and more • Display values in imperial or metric • Convert airport codes between ICAO and IATA • Bookmark up to 3 favorite locations • Optimized data fetching logic minimizes network, battery usage and server load • Highly configurable • Supports Split View, Slide Over and multitasking on iPad Notes and Limitations OpenADSB displays the air traffic data as presented by the server. Data accuracy is the sole responsibility of the server, and OpenADSB will display any such inaccuracies.



  • Great for dump1090 users

    By ExplodingLemur
    I have a receive station set up at home with dump1090. Unfortunately the web interface is not very mobile-friendly. This app is excellent for checking on what's flying around me without pulling out a laptop.
  • Must needed feature

    By rfeng4fun
    need to be able to locate aircraft by ADSB HEX address / id ADSB is what this app is called but can’t search or filter by ADSB HEX id, need this as a priority feature request. Also operate name needed not just operator 3 character codes thanks in advance