Spidertracks‘ AFF compliant real-time satellite aircraft tracking for less than 2USD per flight hour. Aviation business in 99 countries rely on spidertracks.
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GPS and Iridium antennas are integrated – no external aerials required. The
Spider plugs into the aircraft cigarette lighter outlet for quick interchange
between aircraft/vehicles, or it can be hard-wired. No STC required.
- Iridium Satellite Network
Global coverage is provided in real-time by 66 low earth orbit satellites, with
information reaching the website in as little as 5 seconds.
The SOS button on the keypad can be used in an emergency to send instant alert
messages to your pre-set emergency contacts.
Actively track the aircraft as it sends position reports to the website. If an incident occurs and the Spider loses power, the website will automatically send an SOS message after 15 minutes of no communication.
- Mark Button & Notifications
Press the Mark button to send position reports manually, or set automatic takeoff and landing notifications through the website. Send up to four pre-set email and SMS messages through the website when a report is triggered.
Specify tracking boundaries in up to five circular areas and set custom update rates or suspend position reports automatically when inside these areas. This can reduce the cost of operation when flying in areas where tracking is not necessary.
- Spidertracks AFF/API
Allows you to send tracking data to third parties in real time, including US
Forest Service, or share information with maintenance tracking software.
- Altitude Events
Know when something isn’t right. Your aircraft can now alert you to changes in altitude and send position updates in real time.
Scheduled for release later in 2015
- Onboard Memory
Looking for more detail? The new S6 collects more flight data for you to analyse.
Send and receive SMS messages via your Spider by connecting an Android or
iOS device through Bluetooth.
- Bluetooth GPS
The Spider can send GPS data to your mobile devices, allowing your navigation apps to work reliably in any location.
Radius suspends position reports in a defined circular area around your current
location. Normal tracking will resume once you leave that area. The radius
distance can be customized online . Only available with iOS Bluetooth Hardware.