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Domestic Ground Surveillance Radar Live Feed Website

Old Apr 5, 19, 2:36 pm
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Domestic Ground Surveillance Radar Live Feed Website

If you're sitting at EWR, IAH, SFO, ORD, IAD, BOS, or any other UA domestic airport waiting to take off, this is a great Website to track your crawl to the runway!

Mosaic ATM Airport Viewer
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Old Apr 5, 19, 2:38 pm
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Originally Posted by wxguy View Post
If you're sitting at EWR, IAH, SFO, ORD, IAD, BOS, or any other UA domestic airport waiting to take off, this is a great Website to track your crawl to the runway!

Mosaic ATM Airport Viewer
Very cool! ^ Thanks for sharing.

This will be helpful when I fly with my partner and have t sit in the Polaris middle.
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Old Apr 5, 19, 2:40 pm
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Flightradar24 is another great tool for this
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Old Apr 5, 19, 2:42 pm
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Originally Posted by wxguy View Post
If you're sitting at EWR, IAH, SFO, ORD, IAD, BOS, or any other UA domestic airport waiting to take off, this is a great Website to track your crawl to the runway!

Mosaic ATM Airport Viewer
Except you couldn't really track your crawl to the runway, because your device is supposed to be in airplane mode and on-board WiFi doesn't work below 10,000 feet.
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Old Apr 5, 19, 2:47 pm
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That is so cool, especially with the detailed rendering of all the runway and tarmac areas, including those little "side streets" connecting them, plus all of the airport buildings like fire stations.

Thank you.

BTW, after landing cell phones are allowed to be used, AFAIK including wifi if available or making a phone into a hot spot as well as just using cellular data services directly.
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Old Apr 5, 19, 2:47 pm
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Originally Posted by rmadisonwi View Post
Except you couldn't really track your crawl to the runway, because your device is supposed to be in airplane mode and on-board WiFi doesn't work below 10,000 feet.
Oddly on my last few flights, the in-flight wifi worked on the ground. Ironically, it worked better on the ground than in the air.
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Old Apr 5, 19, 2:50 pm
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Originally Posted by rmadisonwi View Post
Except you couldn't really track your crawl to the runway, because your device is supposed to be in airplane mode and on-board WiFi doesn't work below 10,000 feet.
The Wifi works on many types gate-to-gate, including the 737-800. I used it this morning. (But the power is off untli 10K')
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Old Apr 5, 19, 4:05 pm
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Originally Posted by rmadisonwi View Post
Except you couldn't really track your crawl to the runway, because your device is supposed to be in airplane mode and on-board WiFi doesn't work below 10,000 feet.
This is correct on GoGo operated flights but not on the mainline.

Or never if you’re stuck in the 50 seaters....
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Old Apr 5, 19, 10:04 pm
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Originally Posted by wxguy View Post
If you're sitting at EWR, IAH, SFO, ORD, IAD, BOS, or any other UA domestic airport waiting to take off, this is a great Website to track your crawl to the runway!

Mosaic ATM Airport Viewer

I've seen this used on FAA computers but I didn't realize it was public access. I wonder if those that try and block their flight activity from sites like FlightAware will take issue...
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Old Apr 6, 19, 10:21 am
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Originally Posted by wxguy View Post
If you're sitting at EWR, IAH, SFO, ORD, IAD, BOS, or any other UA domestic airport waiting to take off, this is a great Website to track your crawl to the runway!

Mosaic ATM Airport Viewer
Very cool ^ and thank you for sharing ^^
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Old Apr 6, 19, 10:45 am
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I like the old fashion way, looking out the window.
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Old Apr 6, 19, 12:02 pm
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Originally Posted by MSPeconomist View Post
BTW, after landing cell phones are allowed to be used
But "waiting to take off" and "to the runway" (as specified in the OP) are, by definition, not after landing.
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Old Apr 6, 19, 12:21 pm
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Originally Posted by mahasamatman View Post
But "waiting to take off" and "to the runway" (as specified in the OP) are, by definition, not after landing.
AFAIK aircraft are supposed to land on runways (as well as using them for takeoff) so by definition an aircraft would be on the runway at least briefly after landing. It could be amusing to watch the traffic pattern as your flight is moving toward its arrival gate (after landing).
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Old Apr 6, 19, 5:00 pm
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Didn't realize this is available on web.^
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Old Apr 6, 19, 5:01 pm
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No coverage in the non-movement area (ramps, gates, etc) to see who's blocking the alley at LAX.
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