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FlightInfo API Overview

The FlightInfo API provides information and status updates for flights from airports around the world. The service also includes subscription based notifications for status changes to a particular flight, airport or airline.

Using the AMS Open specification the Flight Information Service allows for the publishing of private data which data providers only wish to share with trusted and approved partners.

Mandatory Operational Data

  • Origin-Destination Airports IATA & ICAO codes
  • Operating and Marketing Carrier Airlines IATA & ICAO codes
  • Scheduled, Estimated, and Actual times of departure and\or arrival
  • Aircraft types & registration code
  • Origin-Destination Airports
  • Status
  • Terminal
  • Gate and baggage claim

Detailed Event Data:

  • "ALDT" - Actual Landing Time
  • "AIBT" - Actual In Block Time
  • "AOBT" - Actual Off Block Time
  • "ATOT" - Actual Take Off Time
  • "ELDT" - Estimated Landing Time
  • "EIBT" - Estimated In Block Time
  • "EOBT" - Estimated Off Block Time
  • "ETOT" - Estimated Take Off Time
  • "TOBT" - Target Off Block Time
  • "TTOT" - Target Take Off Time

Optional Operational data

  • Stands Slots
  • Gates Slots
  • Carousels Slots
  • Chutes Slots
  • Check-in desks Slots

Community Data

Data that is limited to the AMS sites participating to community

  • Bag Stats\Count
  • PAX Stats\Count

Restricted Data

Data that is private to airport groups and partners

  • Up to 20 custom key\value attributes


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