FlightInfo API Introduction
The SITA FlIFO API is a REST based service which provides information and status for flights from airports around the world. The service includes subscription based notifications for status changes to a particular flight.
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).
API Key Usage
The API authentication key will be passed in an HTTP header as follows:
- HTTP Header parameter name: X-apiKey
- HTTP Header parameter value: The api key as generated for the application.
SITA FlightInfo API Structure
The scheme, domain and high level path parameters portion of the URL is:
where flifo is the functional domain.
Following the flifo parameter and version, the next path parameter defines the service called. As of this version, the following functions are provided:
||Request fight information for a single (directional) flight.|
||Request flight information for all flights for an airline, at an airport, arriving or departing, on a particular day.|
||Request to receive status updates for a flight.|
||Request update flight information for all flights for an airline, at an airport on a particular time interval|
The current version is v3. The currently supported endpoints are:
All incoming requests will be REST over HTTPS. Users are authenticated using their registered (API) key.