FlightBox: Making Aviation Safer And More Affordable

Open Flight Solutions is dedicated to the idea that aviation technology does not have to be expensive. FlightBox, our premier product, is a portable ADS-B receiver and multi-function sensor system based on the Stratux open source project.

Weather

Get real-time weather updates with NEXRAD radar, METARs, TAFs, winds & temps aloft, and more - no subscription required.

Traffic

Enhance your ability to see-and-avoid with direct ship-to-ship and ATC rebroadcast traffic. We support UAT and 1090-ES.

GPS

FlightBox optionally includes a GPS receiver - perfect for wifi only tablets or as a backup to your primary GPS.

Compatible

FlightBox has been tested with many popular aviation apps including WingX Pro, iFly GPS, FlyQ EFB and FF.

Easy to Use

No complicated installation or configuration. Kit versions assemble in minutes. Just power it up and fly.

Upgradable

Designed as a modular framework, FlightBox allows you to upgrade as new features and functions are added to Stratux.

Rugged

Built from aviation-grade materials and incorporating active cooling, FlightBox is built to handle heat, UV, and vibration.

Affordable

Starting out at $200, FlightBox is the lowest cost portable ADS-B receiver on the market today.

Supported

Open Flight Solutions stands behind FlightBox. If you have questions or issues, we're there to help.

Discover the power of affordable ADS-B

FlightBox offers top-of-the-line situational awareness for the price of a tank of avgas.

Latest News

What's happening now at Open Flight Solutions.

Byssokol 14 Sep,2016

Is The FAA’s TIS-B Policy Killing Pilots?

I hate to use a click-bait headline like that, but the recent news of yet another GA mid-air collision has me angry. Last summer a Cessna 150 and

Byssokol 14 Sep,2016

v1.0 Image File Now Available

The system image file linked from the Re-Imaging Tutorial is now updated to include v1.0r1 of the Stratux software. The image has been tested on

Byssokol 30 Aug,2016

Firmware Version 1.0 Now Available

For the past several months FlightBox has been shipping with a copy of Stratux v0.8r2. After several months of testing we're happy to announce th

Byssokol 24 Aug,2016

FlightBox ADS-B Now Available Fully Assembled

Low Cost Safety-Enhancing Technology Now Available To Everyone When we launched on Kickstarter back in February we declared the beginning of a

Byssokol 24 Aug,2016

More Power: Battery, Cigarette Lighter Adapter Now Available

When we launched FlightBox we consciously decided to go with a simplified design that did not include an internal battery. Batteries add weight,

Byssokol 23 Aug,2016

OFS At Oshkosh 2016

Our First Year At Aviation's Biggest Show The last time I posted anything we had just finished loading up the giant rental van for our long jour