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Announcing the First Release of FAA Mobile!

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FAA Mobile is an easy-to-use mobile website that provides quick access to popular FAA.gov tasks for aviation enthusiasts on-the-go. You can look up N-numbers, find Advisory Circulars, browse airport delays, and more. You can find FAA Mobile at http://www.faa.gov/mobile (optimized for mobile devices).

The FAA Mobile website allows you to stay connected with popular features of FAA.gov from any location—whether it be the hangar, the office, or home. You can also access the full web version of FAA.gov by tapping a link at the bottom of any FAA Mobile page.

FAA Mobile fully supports iOS 4 and higher, as well as Android 2.2 and higher. For details on all devices that are compatible with FAA Mobile, see Supported Platforms and Devices.

Features

FAA Mobile provides mobile access to the following FAA.gov features. To see page examples, click the "See Example" links.

  • N-Number Lookup

    Look up any aircraft’s N-number to see ownership, registration, aircraft manufacturer and model, and more information. See Example

  • U.S. Airport Status and Delays

    Review information about airport status and delays across the entire National Airspace System (NAS), or look up the status of a particular airport to plan your travel schedule. See Example

  • Advisory Circular (AC) Lookup

    Find and read advisory circulars to help you comply with FAA regulations. See Example

  • Flight Standards District Office (FSDO) Locator

    Locate the closest offices based on your current location if you have Location Services enabled on your device. You can also locate FSDOs by region or by office name. See Example

  • Wildlife Strike Reporting

    Report an aircraft wildlife strike or edit an existing wildlife strike report. See Example

  • News and Press Releases

    Read the three most recent FAA news stories and press releases. See Example

Supported Platforms and Devices

FAA Mobile 1.0 fully supports iOS 4 and higher as well as Android 2.2 and higher. The Blackberry (RIM), Windows Mobile, and WebOS platforms are untested. If you view FAA Mobile on one of those platforms, your user experience may not be optimal.

Below is a list of tested devices that are compatible with FAA Mobile 1.0. Keep in mind that other devices may be supported, but not tested, as part of the formal FAA Mobile quality assurance program.

  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 4
  • iPhone 3GS
  • iOS 4+ Tablet
  • iPad
  • Android 2.2+ Phones
  • Galaxy Nexus
  • Motorola Droid
  • Droid X
  • Droid 2 Global
  • HTC EVO
  • Samsung Captivate
  • Android 3.1 Tablet
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.

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