ADS-B Reception, Decoding & Sharing with Docker
Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) is a surveillance technology in which an aircraft determines its position via satellite navigation and periodically broadcasts it, enabling it to be tracked.
This ADS-B data can be received by nerds enthusiasts using Software Defined Radio (SDR), and used for fun and profit. For example:
Fun:
Profit:
This guide will walk you through the process to deploy and configure Docker containers to allow reception and decoding of ADS-B data, as well as submission to various flight tracking services, both open and commercial, and the visualisation of this data.
This document is best viewed on GitBook. If you're reading it elsewhere, I humbly suggest going here: https://mikenye.gitbook.io/ads-b/​
This document is intended to be "living". Please feel free to fork the GitHub repository, contribute and submit pull requests! I value your input!
This guide is made available under CC BY-NC 4.0.
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