Flight Tracking: How Private Is Private Jet Data?

Cessna Citation V
Credit: Nigel Prevett/Aviation Week
Accessible through perfectly legal means, flight tracking is a popular hobby among many aviation enthusiasts, but is a concern for pilots, owners, operators and passengers across the U.S. Since the rollout of automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast-out (ADS-B), hobbyists can access real-time...
Jeremy Kariuki

Jeremy Kariuki is Associate Editor for Business Aviation, based in Atlanta. Before joining Aviation Week in April 2023, Jeremy served as a writer for FLYING Magazine, FreightWaves and the Center for Sustainable Journalism.

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