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Loran
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Problems in finding old registrations

Mon Jul 24, 2017 8:54 pm

Hello all,

I know this has been asked numerous times, and I have done some research in finding old registrations, however it seems I cannot get the results out of the common webpages such as http://www.libhomeradar.org/ or http://www.acarsd.org/. Every time I search it doesn't return any results. What am I doing wrong?

The background is, I am running a flightlog for my nephew and I have missed a few of his flights. So in case anyone has the patience, maybe someone can help in finding these regs?
The missing flights are the following:

14/11/2011 ZRH-MAD IB3475
22/03/2013 ZRH-TXL LX976
25/03/2013 TXL-ZRH LX967
23/05/2013 ZRH-VIE HG8151
23/05/2013 VIE-KLX HG3824
30/05/2013 KLX-VIE HG3825
30/05/2013 VIE.ZRH HG8252
20/11/2013 ZRH-HKG LX138
04/12/2013 HKG-ZRH LX139
19/07/2015 MUC-MAH X3 2528
26/07/2015 MAH-MUC X3 2529

Thank you in advance for any suggestions.
Regards,
Loran
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Tue Jul 25, 2017 9:29 am

Likewise I have to same issue on a number of flights between 2003-2015. Any help appreciated.
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:57 am

Sorry for moving this topic up.

No one out there who could help?

Thanks,
Loran
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Wed Aug 02, 2017 11:14 am

Try out this website https://planefinder.net/. It is a plane tracking website which gives you the option to see flights in the past and it shows the registration of the aicraft. It help me a lot with logging registrations.
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Wed Aug 02, 2017 12:27 pm

Riccardo92 wrote:
Try out this website https://planefinder.net/. It is a plane tracking website which gives you the option to see flights in the past and it shows the registration of the aicraft. It help me a lot with logging registrations.


Unfortunately it doesn't go back as far as I want. I have missing registrations from 2000-2015. I was looking for something like www.lhr-lgw.co.uk but for airports not just LHR and LGW. This is excellent however for these airports with all landings and takeoffs documented back years.
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Wed Aug 02, 2017 12:38 pm

Loran wrote:
Sorry for moving this topic up.

No one out there who could help?

Thanks,
Loran


I also found www.flightstats.com useful. It had details for flights timings and aircraft type back to Feb 06 BUT only registrations on my flights back to 2014/2015 ish. This might help with you later flights. However it is a subscription service. I paid for a month and cancelled after I got my flight information. On website go to Historical Flight Status but you need the $24.99 subscription to do so. Hope this helps you at least even though I'm still stuck.
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:47 pm

Loran wrote:
Hello all,

I know this has been asked numerous times, and I have done some research in finding old registrations, however it seems I cannot get the results out of the common webpages such as http://www.libhomeradar.org/ or http://www.acarsd.org/. Every time I search it doesn't return any results. What am I doing wrong?

The background is, I am running a flightlog for my nephew and I have missed a few of his flights. So in case anyone has the patience, maybe someone can help in finding these regs?
The missing flights are the following:

14/11/2011 ZRH-MAD IB3475
22/03/2013 ZRH-TXL LX976
25/03/2013 TXL-ZRH LX967
23/05/2013 ZRH-VIE HG8151
23/05/2013 VIE-KLX HG3824
30/05/2013 KLX-VIE HG3825
30/05/2013 VIE.ZRH HG8252
20/11/2013 ZRH-HKG LX138
04/12/2013 HKG-ZRH LX139
19/07/2015 MUC-MAH X3 2528
26/07/2015 MAH-MUC X3 2529

Thank you in advance for any suggestions.
Regards,
Loran


Sorry I have looked into ACARS data, my site only 2006-2012, so the only thing I can find is your IB3475 from ZRH-MAD. Unfortunately this flight is not showing but the flight pair IB3476 (MAD-ZRH), on that day was on a A319 (EC-JXV). This may or may not help you.

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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:16 am

Hi George, sorry for my late reply and a big thanks for chasing my flights!

Could you explain which website you used and how you retrieved the data? I struggled with the two websites I quoted in my initial post, it always says 'no results'. If I knew what I am doing wrong, then I wouldn't have to hassle all of you with my requests :blush:

One option for airports like MUC, FRA and ZRH is writing them an email, I have already recevied numerous regs this way and they have very good customer communication departments.

Thanks again, appreciate your support.
Cheers,
Loran
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:32 pm

Loran wrote:
Hi George, sorry for my late reply and a big thanks for chasing my flights!

Could you explain which website you used and how you retrieved the data? I struggled with the two websites I quoted in my initial post, it always says 'no results'. If I knew what I am doing wrong, then I wouldn't have to hassle all of you with my requests :blush:

One option for airports like MUC, FRA and ZRH is writing them an email, I have already recevied numerous regs this way and they have very good customer communication departments.

Thanks again, appreciate your support.
Cheers,
Loran


I used the ACARS data from this site: http://acarsd.org/world_ACARS_reports.html

You select the month and then the date and year. It only really works from 2006-2012 and then no data appears. There are around 25000 flights tracked on a day so especially short haul don't all get tracked. The search for you flight with a four digit flight number e.g BA0012. If your flight is less than 4 digits add zeros before so in total the 2 digit airline codes followed by four numbers. Then hope for the best.
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:38 pm

Loran wrote:
Hi George, sorry for my late reply and a big thanks for chasing my flights!

Could you explain which website you used and how you retrieved the data? I struggled with the two websites I quoted in my initial post, it always says 'no results'. If I knew what I am doing wrong, then I wouldn't have to hassle all of you with my requests :blush:

One option for airports like MUC, FRA and ZRH is writing them an email, I have already recevied numerous regs this way and they have very good customer communication departments.

Thanks again, appreciate your support.
Cheers,
Loran


http://acarsd.org/world_ACARS_reports/A ... 111114.txt

Here is the link for 2011-11-14 for you Iberia flight 3475 but unfortunately your flight isn't on. However 3476 the return is so might be the same reg. If not you can look at all other flights along with the time and work in reverse, This works quite well when an airline has 6/7 of an aircraft and you can say not this one as it flew somewhere else at the same time. I did that for my EY A340 flights. However with the Iberia A320's, There is probably too many to do that.

Hope this sort of helps anyway.
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:45 pm

Loran wrote:
Hi George, sorry for my late reply and a big thanks for chasing my flights!

Could you explain which website you used and how you retrieved the data? I struggled with the two websites I quoted in my initial post, it always says 'no results'. If I knew what I am doing wrong, then I wouldn't have to hassle all of you with my requests :blush:

One option for airports like MUC, FRA and ZRH is writing them an email, I have already recevied numerous regs this way and they have very good customer communication departments.

Thanks again, appreciate your support.
Cheers,
Loran


Also sorry to keep posting but if anyone or yourself Loran find another excellent site or way that would be great. I'm missing registrations from 2000-2015 on various airlines e.g. VS,BA,EK,EY,WY and a few others

Thanks George
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Re: Problems in finding old registrations

Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:22 pm

For flights to/from LGW and LHR use
http://www.lhr-lgw.co.uk/archive-main-munu.html

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