openAIP - Worldwide aviation database

openAIP has the goal to deliver free, current and precise navigational data to anyone. openAIP is a web-based crowd-sourced aeronautical information platform that allows registered users to add, edit and download aeronautical data in many common formats used in general aviation.
All available data is instantly shown on the openAIP map where you can take a peak at airports, airspaces, navigational aids, thermal hotspots and many other datasets.

Login and start contributing to openAIP or download available data. If you are new to openAIP you can register a new user account here.

Whether you are flying powered aircraft, gliders or paragliders, openAIP can provide data that serves many needs and fits any purpose. Additionally, openAIP provides the possibility to integrate into third-party desktop applications or mobile solutions. openAIP data can be downloaded free of charge for private use. A commercial license including API access is also available. Our terms and conditions apply.

09.01.2013
Maintenance and upgrade downtime
Hi all, a happy new year to you all and always happy landings! We have worked hard on openaip fixing bugs, implementing your feature requests and also we have completely switched to another database backend which will enable us to implement some very exiting features in the near future - we have...
03.12.2012
Hotspot condition details update
We have added a new field to the hotspot content type. Now, conditions like daytime and wind direction can be set to be "required" for this specific hotspot to work. This is especially useful in mountain environments and will add a whole new level of detail to a described hotspot.
27.11.2012
Airport creation now live!
Authenticated users are allowed to create and add airport to the openAIP map. If you encounter any bugs do not hesitate and please send us a bug report. Cheers and have fun! the openAIP team
24.11.2012
Picture uploads enabled...
We have enabled the image upload to the openAIP. Authenticated users are now allowed to upload and attach an image to an already existing airport. There are restrictions regarding image size and format. For more details, please refer to the upload field on each airport node. Please keep in mind...
21.11.2012
Lots of hotspots for the Alps!
Yesterday we added lots of hotspots for the Alps to the openAIP database. This data was mainly created by a lot of members of the SFZ Königsdorf. We want to say 'thank you!' to all these people who contributed to this database and we deeply appreciate this generous offer to the soaring community....
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