“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.”– Leonardo da Vinci
Here are five great free airline tracker apps for iOS and Android devices along with sites to track a flight in real-time!
FlightStats is a free real-time flight status and airport tracking app for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch and Android devices. Take control of your day-of-travel by downloading FlightStats app for free.
Quickly access worldwide flight status by flight number, airport or route. Watch flights as they move across the world on gorgeous flight tracker . Get FlightStats app for free! click here APPLE and Android
Get FlightStats website on https://www.flightstats.com/v2/
FlightAware Flight Tracker
FlightAware app allows you to track the real-time flight status and see the live map flight track of any commercial flight worldwide and general aviation (private, charter, etc) in the United States and Canada.
Track by aircraft registration, route, airline, flight number, city pair, or airport code. Tracking data includes complete flight details and full-screen maps with NEXRAD radar overlay.
Receive real-time push notification flight alerts, view airport delays, see nearby flights (in the sky overhead), and more!Get FlightAware free app for APPLE and Android
Get FlightAware website on https://uk.flightaware.com/
The free flight tracker that the Wall Street Journal calls “The Facebook of Aviation”.
Turn your phone or tablet into a live plane tracker and see flights around the world move in real-time on a detailed map. Or point your device at a plane to find out where it’s going and what kind of aircraft it is. Download for free today and discover why millions track flights and check their flight status with Flightradar24.
Get FlightRadar24 website on https://www.flightradar24.com/
Free Flight tracking app from the leaders in real-time flight information. Track upcoming and in-air flights, and receive status alerts via push notification.
Check gate assignments, delays and cancellations and use the attractive flight map to see a flight’s progress. Forward your itinerary confirmation emails and Flightview will automatically load them into your Trips. See your Trips across mobile devices and at www.Flightview.com
Plane Finder shows live moving planes on a worldwide map. The map view is front and center giving an uninterrupted view of air traffic and features are quick to access.
Search by flight number, place name, airport, airline and aircraft or browse the map.
Simply tap a plane to see detailed flight and aircraft information including photographs or tap an airport to see live arrivals and departures boards.
You can even use Augmented Reality (AR) view to identify planes overhead using your device camera.
Powerful and unlimited custom filters are free to use. You can create, save and name as many filters as you need for quick access to the planes you are interested in.
Add and browse bookmarks to saved locations around the globe to quickly navigate to areas or airports of interest.
Custom alerts are unlimited and unlocked via an In App Purchase, so you can take a break from watching the air traffic and let the app notify you when a plane is in the air or nearby. Website at https://planefinder.net/