Tag: tail-numbers


Flight Historian Version 2.2: Regions and Flight Lookups

New and changed features in version 2.2 of Paul Bogard’s Flight Historian.

Flight Log Version 1.0: Initial Release

Features in the initial version of Paul Bogard’s Flight Log.

Blog Posts

Finding Your Tail Number (When You Can’t See It)

Every aircraft has a unique registration number, usually printed on or near the tail, which you can use to track which specific airplanes you’ve been on.

Creating a Regular Expression for US Tail Numbers

Each country has its own assigned format for tail numbers, so it’s possible to look at each tail number and determine what country it’s from. I wanted to create a regular expression to recognize US tail numbers.

More Tail Numbers

I was able to use BTS data to help me fill in a good portion of my missing tail numbers.