Testing Methods

To test a method, select a method from the API Tester menu. An API test page similar to the one below is displayed.

Testing API Methods

The API test page contains the following fields:

URL to issue HTTP POST to

Specifies the server to send the test request to, in this case, developer.aero.


This field defaults to the last API key created for this developer. Enter the required API key for this test.


Select the format of the response.


Enter the request details.


Displays response after issuing method request. Response will be XML or JSON, depending on the selected response format.