FlightFollower API Introduction
This API allows the user to generate map images of flights and their progress on a route.
Registration and API Signup
To access the APIs, you will need to be issued with an API key. These values are passed in as a HTTP header (or optionally query parameter).This API is currently available by invite only. Please contact the FlightFollower API Product Manager, Ashish.Kapoor@sita.aero for further details.
API Key Usage
The API authentication key will be passed in an HTTP header as follows:
- name of header: X-apiKey
- value of header: The api key as generated for the application
SITA FlightFollower API Structure
The scheme, domain and high level path parameters portion of the URL is:
where flightfollower is the functional domain.
Following the flighttracker parameter and version, the next path parameter defines the query for the map image. As of this version, the following functions are provided:
||The IATA airport code for the flight departure.|
||The IATA airport code for the flight arrival.|
||The IATA airline (two digit) code.|
||The flight number.|
The current version is v1. The currently supported endpoints are:
All incoming requests will be REST over HTTPS. Users are authenticated using their registration (API) key.