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aprs.fi API

APRS, or Automatic Packet Reporting System, is a radio-based digital communications protocol for exchanging information within a local area. Common types of information include location, weather, telemetry and messages. Aprs.fi Uses Google Maps to show real-time data collected from the APRS Internet network.

The aprs.fi API allows developers to automate aprs.fi database queries. Responses may be JSON or XML formatted.

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aprs.fi: Highlights

Summary
Real-time Automatic Packet Reporting System database
Category
Tools
Tags
Protocols
HTTP
Data Formats
JSON, XML
API home
http://aprs.fi/page/api 

aprs.fi: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 
Service Endpoint
http://api.aprs.fi/api/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
 
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
aprs.fi  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
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API Key 
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