Application runs as a web app in docker that includes an editor. To Run:
docker run -d -p 5001:80 --name flightquery bitsummation/flightquery
then go to
Enter your username and API key. Type your query or click on the example links on the right side.
The queries follow the FlightXML2 documentation here. Each API is modeled as a table with the name matching the api call. The arguments to the api can be specified in the where clause or on joins.
The editor includes auto complete to help author queries.
Austin Airport Info
/* * Airport Information for Austin */ select * from airportinfo where airportCode = 'kaus'
Enroute to Austin
/* * Flights enroute to austin */ select e.ident, actualdeparturetime, filed_departuretime, estimatedarrivaltime, originCity, destinationCity, latitude, longitude, altitude from enroute e join inflightinfo i on e.ident = i.ident where airport = 'kaus' and actualdeparturetime != 0 and filter = 'airline'
Austin Scheduled Flights With Status
/* * Current upcoming Austin departures * joins to get flightid and uses the flightinfoex to get the status of the flight * It uses a case statement to determine status */ select s.ident, e.origin, s.originCity, e.destination, s.destinationCity, s.filed_departuretime, s.estimatedarrivaltime, case when e.actualarrivaltime = -1 and e.actualdeparturetime = -1 and e.estimatedarrivaltime = -1 then 'cancelled' when e.actualdeparturetime != 0 and e.actualarrivaltime = 0 then 'enroute' when e.actualdeparturetime != 0 and e.actualarrivaltime != 0 and e.actualdeparturetime != e.actualarrivaltime then 'arrived' else 'not departed' end as status from scheduled s join getflightid f on f.departureTime = s.filed_departuretime and f.ident = s.ident join flightinfoex e on e.faFlightID = f.faFlightID where airport = "kaus" and filter = "airline"
Track 1 Flight
/* * Queries enroute for flights enroute to Austin. * Takes 1 result from the inner query and joins to get * the historical track of the flight. Results * should update if flight is in progress. */ select e.ident, filed_departuretime, departureTime, origin, destination, h.timestamp, h.altitude, h.groundspeed, h.latitude, h.longitude from ( select ident, filed_departuretime from ( select ident, filed_departuretime from enroute e where airport = 'kaus' and actualdeparturetime != 0 and filter = 'airline' ) e limit 1 ) e join inflightinfo i on i.ident = e.ident join gethistoricaltrack h on h.faFlightID = i.faFlightID
To send a query from code, post the SQL text and authorization header to: