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[aprssig] Re: ADS-B to APRS Server

Stephen H. Smith wa8lmf2 at aol.com
Sat Apr 26 03:35:26 UTC 2008


Andrew Rich wrote:
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> I have written an ADS-B to APRS server.
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> ADS-B is tracking for aircraft.
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> It runs on LINUX, and uses perl
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> A socker server listens for connections on port 10151, then 
> establishes a connection to the ADS-B stream.
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> Packets are then formed into something that APRS can understand.
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> You can try it, you should see planes flying around Brisbane.
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> Simply add "vk4tec.no-ip.org" as an aprs server, and the port is "10151"
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> No need to login, actually it just ignores anything sent
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> Please have a go and let me know if you get it to work for you.
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I've logged into it with APRSpoint and have created some maps.  Works 
just like a "real" APRS server in APRSpoint, an APRS client program 
based on Microsoft MapPoint.     I have thrown up a quick page on my   
wa8lmf.net  website with some screen caps at:

     <http://wa8lmf.net/VK4TEC%5FADS%2DB/>




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