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atc-software PSA: Latest AIRAC updated ICAO_Airlines.txt


Russ Wragg

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I enquired on Slack about an up-to-date ICAO_Airlines.txt and got the following response from @Adam Turner who pointed me in the direction of VATSIM Germany's files on aero-nav.com -- I'm sharing at his behest as I believe it's in the public interest.
 
Thank you Adam.
 
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http://files.aero-nav.com/EDXX

I use either the EDFF_FULL or EDLL_FULL files, they contain within them updated ICAO_Aircraft/Airline/Airport files AND updated airport coordinates, airways and intersections so flight plans will actually validate properly in ES.

I keep meaning to make a forum post "PSA" about this, especially with new aircraft ICAO codes not included in the default files, like A35X and A20N becoming more popular

 

 

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Stuart Duncan
5 minutes ago, Lukas Jankauskas said:

The link is no longer valid, just wondering - are there other options? 

http://files.aero-nav.com/EDXX is the correct URL. For some reason, clicking it in the above post doesn't work, probably as it's somehow connected to/linked through Slack.

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Lukas Jankauskas

Thank you! Maybe our sector people could coordinate and have latest versions included? It's a bit of a pain having to .callsign and edit aircraft types manually.

Great find nonetheless and thank you for pointing me at the right place!

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