DataPlane2.png
Resources
35 Datasets 1 Others
Related Research Areas
Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery

Through access to de-identified aggregate flight recorded data, researchers have the ability to proactively identify and analyze trends and target resources to reduce operational risks in the National Airspace System (NAS). This valuable data source enables the aviation community to take positive steps in mitigating potential issues in the system and improving the overall safety of the NAS. The posted files contain actual data recorded onboard a single type of regional jet operating in commercial service over a three-year period. While the files contain detailed aircraft dynamics, system performance, and other engineering parameters, they do not provide any information that can be traced to a particular airline or manufacturer. These records are not part of any airline Flight Operational Quality Assurance (FOQA) program. The appropriate parties have allowed NASA to provide the data to the general public for the purpose of evaluating and advancing data mining capabilities that can be used to promote aviation safety. This DASHlink project may be a forum for research groups to share any significant findings and insights into the data from the application of leading edge data mining capabilities. Subject matter experts can also provide feedback and validation for the findings.

Attachments

download_flight_data.sh
Bash script that can be used to download all flight data zip files.
26.4 KB

Discussions

Add New Comment

  • Ed Odisho 9 months, 1 week

    Hi everyone,

    I am working on my dissertation on using data mining methods to build predictive models. I am focussing on using these FDM data to identify unstable approaches.

    I am just getting started and would be interested if anyone has any experience synthesizing all of the different data sets from each tail number into one aggregate data set?

    I plan to eventually sample the data using the final approach gates of 1000 feet AGL and 500 feet AGL as the performance window.

    Best Regards,
    Ed Odisho

  • Reply to comment
  • Henning Kropp 3 years, 4 months

    Hi, I updated the downnload_flight_data.sh script to keep track of successful downloads by using hidden files for each. After all files are downloaded the hidden files get delete. This support downloading the files with interruption. Maybe someone else will find it useful? I have published the script in my gist here: https://gist.github.com/hkropp/ec37f6b03c5064136f41
    Regards

  • Reply to comment

Popular Resources

  • FAQ

    Other, Sample Flight Data - 5 years, 4 months ago

    Shared By: Bryan Matthews

    Answers to frequently asked questions will be posted here for the benefit of all users of this data. Questions posed in the future may also ...

    meatball
  • Flight Data For Tail 687

    A Dataset, Sample Flight Data - 5 years, 11 months ago

    Shared By: Bryan Matthews

    The following zip files contain individual flight recorded data in Matlab file format. There are 186 parameters each with a data structure that contains the ...

  • Flight Data For Tail 686

    A Dataset, Sample Flight Data - 5 years, 11 months ago

    Shared By: Bryan Matthews

    The following zip files contain individual flight recorded data in Matlab file format. There are 186 parameters each with a data structure that contains the ...

Admin:

Editors:

Started: Nov 29, 2012

Last Activity: Jan 08, 2018

16 members / 36 resources

What can I do on this project?
  • Any registered users can join
  • Anybody can view this project
  • Any registered users can leave comments
  • Anybody can view comments
New Member

Related Projects

Tags

Need help?

Visit our help center