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Receive, decode and manage position reports form aircraft

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PlanePlotter screenshotPlanePlotter is a reliable and comprehensive application which will enable you to detect the position of aircraft, receive and decode reports, and plot the aircraft position on a chart. The application will display a radar view which lets you know the position of all aircraft in your proximity that are transmitting digital messages, such as HFDL, ACARS and ADS-B. Moreover, the program is able to receive a list containing messages from live transmissions. The application will also create archives containing all the received digital data and will generate log files, as well.

PlanePlotter comes with a clean and ergonomically-designed user interface which allows you to effortlessly work with various view modes, such as ACARS messages, aircraft list, charts, aircraft data window, ACARS signal, view of the sky from your location, radar interrogator, and more. The map can be easily zoomed in or out. You have the possibility to start or stop the decoding of Mode-S and ACARS digital data whenever you want.

PlanePlotter allows you to import charts from various sources, in a wide variety of formats, such as JPG, BMP or PNG. You can also manually insert aircraft position reports, save specific details about aircraft to a log file, and more. The program also lets you save the current configuration in order to create a restore point. This will help you easily retrieve your saved data in various situations.

PlanePlotter can be customized according to your needs. The application offers you the possibility to change the text colors and background color, configure the audio decoder to suit your wishes, modify your sound-card configuration for ACARS decoding, save a file containing the current alert zones, overlay GPX files to your chart, change the chart orientation, and much more.

Moreover, the program gives you the possibility to generate an outline map of your current area, configure the transparency of your maps or charts, download maps of your current area, select the location where the charts, logs, and database files will be saved, add calibration points, record digital data to AVI video format, and much more.


  • The program comes with a rich collection of powerful features.
  • The application offers a wide range of configuration options.


  • The application is not aimed at average users.
Name PlanePlotter
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Product Homepage PlanePlotter
License Free to try (Shareware)
Last Week Downloads 4
All Time Downloads 3,215
Filename planeplotter6_4_5_1.exe
Filesize 5.4MB
MD5 Checksum 487E9B2314628063FB4E357BC0D19012
OS Support Windows All
Category Internet

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BadgePlanePlotter has been tested by team against viruses, spyware, adware, trojan, backdoors and was found to be 100% clean. Our editors will recheck this software periodically to assure that it remains clean.


Old Versions

Software Date Added
PlanePlotter November 15, 2016 - Latest Version
PlanePlotter January 20, 2015

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