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Tracking Aircraft From The Shack with your SDR Dongle, Free Programs, and an Antenna that you can Build Today

This Page Contains Everything You Need To Know....  

This Screen Is LIVE From Station KO4EFS in North Fort Myers, Florida 
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Southwest Florida Tech Net the Night We Built and Demonstrated this System

Slide Presentation 

Links and Information

Decoder program:  dump1090  -

Virtual Radar Program:  Virtual Radar Server   -

Other programs are also available that will accomplish these same results.


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Here is the Slide Show In Case You Missed Something

Having Trouble Getting Your SDR Dongle To Work, This Video Will Help