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Any Way To Search For The Reg Of A Plane You Flew?  
User currently offlineDeltaMD90 From United States of America, joined Apr 2008, 7873 posts, RR: 52
Posted (3 years 1 month 1 week 14 hours ago) and read 5185 times:

Hey, I run into this problem all the time, and yes, I *tried* to search this question before. Is there any website you can search for the registry for the flight number and date of a flight you flew on? For example (and what I'm trying to figure out):

DL 1220, a 757-300 from SEA-ATL yesterday (15 July 2011). Any help would be be appreciated! Thanks!


Ironically I have never flown a Delta MD-90 :)
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User currently offlinee38 From United States of America, joined May 2008, 335 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 1 month 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 5126 times:

On July 15, 2011, Delta flight 1220 SEA-ATL was operated with the following equipment:

Boeing 757-351
Registration number: N583NW
Delta ship number: 5803
Construction number (c/n): 32983
Fuselage number (FSN): 1019
VAR TAB No: NL603
Engine Type: PW2040
Date of Manufacture: September 20, 2002

e38


User currently offlineDeltaMD90 From United States of America, joined Apr 2008, 7873 posts, RR: 52
Reply 2, posted (3 years 1 month 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 5109 times:

Quoting e38 (Reply 1):

Wow thanks. Secret squirrel technology you used, or did you use some common website? I usually use http://flightaware.com and just go through every reg of the particular plane, but for some reason, N583NW and most the other 753s weren't showing up. Thanks again!



Ironically I have never flown a Delta MD-90 :)
User currently offlinebpat777 From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 415 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (3 years 1 month 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 5102 times:

I use the website bts.gov to get the reg of flights. However the info is only available the month after your trip for example the info for June flights should be out any day now.

User currently offlinelexkid12300 From United States of America, joined Mar 2011, 88 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (3 years 1 month 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 5089 times:

I use this site:
http://acarsd.org/acars_search.html

In the "flight number" box, type in the IATA number of the airline, followed by the flight number. Note the Number must be 4 characters. For example, for Delta flight number 123 you'd type in DL0123. Use the 0 as a placeholder.

Then below select "Last 7 days" instead of "today only" and below that select "HTML table" instead of "ACARS Style Output". Then hit enter.

Then it will give you a list of flights, just look for the one with the correct date. Also note flights late at night, maybe 11pm might register as taking place "tomorrow". The time listed doesn't always match up to takeoff time.

This site works for about 60% of flights. For some reason some airlines and some flights don't show up... It should list flights once they're in the air, there's no delay.


User currently offlineDeltaMD90 From United States of America, joined Apr 2008, 7873 posts, RR: 52
Reply 5, posted (3 years 1 month 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 5038 times:

Thanks everyone, next time I'll be sure to remember to look at the reg at the gate lol, but just in case...


Ironically I have never flown a Delta MD-90 :)
User currently offlineTCASAlert From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (3 years 1 month 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 5034 times:

Best websites are http://data.flight24.com/ or failing which http://www.libhomeradar.org/. Bang in your flight number, aircraft rego or route, it shows you which aircraft have flown that route over the last few days.

Cheers
Noel


User currently offline727LOVER From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 6422 posts, RR: 17
Reply 7, posted (3 years 1 month 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 4850 times:

Now, is there any website that lets you know BEFORE the flight operates?

Flightaware will only do it for UA, CO, DL & F9.



Listen Betty, don't start up with your 'White Zone' s*** again.
User currently offlineairtrainer From Belgium, joined Aug 2003, 1557 posts, RR: 12
Reply 8, posted (3 years 1 month 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 4824 times:

Quoting 727LOVER (Reply 7):
Now, is there any website that lets you know BEFORE the flight operates?

And is there a way to find the reg for an old flight, say months or even years ago ? That would be fantastic...



Life is short : eat dessert first !
User currently offline757dab From United States of America, joined Jun 2010, 60 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (3 years 4 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 4744 times:

BTS.gov for past flights (don't expect to find your flight you've just flown on as it takes a while)

Planespotters.net to use there list of a specific airline, aircraft and reg number (to search Flightaware mostly)

Flightaware for current or some future flights (you can find out up too a day or so but it depends on the flight and the time)

ACARS every time I try to use it either it gives me nothing or doesn't do a damn thing just freezes

But I get lucky and always catch the reg on the plane at the gate

Quoting DeltaMD90 (Reply 2):
N583NW and most the other 753s weren't showing up

Northwest metal doesn't show on flightaware



If it ain't Boeing, I'M NOT GOING!!!!!
User currently offline727LOVER From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 6422 posts, RR: 17
Reply 10, posted (3 years 4 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 4716 times:

Quoting airtrainer (Reply 8):

BTS.gov goes back to 1995 I believe



Listen Betty, don't start up with your 'White Zone' s*** again.
User currently offline757dab From United States of America, joined Jun 2010, 60 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (3 years 4 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 4714 times:

Quoting 727LOVER (Reply 10):

Yep January 1995



If it ain't Boeing, I'M NOT GOING!!!!!
User currently offlineJetsGo From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 3082 posts, RR: 5
Reply 12, posted (3 years 4 weeks 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 4701 times:

Any recommendations on how to find registrations for Spirit and/or Horizon? Neither are listed on bts.gov.


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