Route Planner

Behind the scenes, these utilities need powerful servers – not only the main web/application server; but 2 databases (SQL and fast NoSQL) and serverless lambda function support. These are funded by generous donations from the FSE community. Please visit our Patreon page to donate.

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Welcome to Aardvark Air’s new look route planner. Fill in the form below (start by entering your userkey, it will pre-fill the list of airplanes to choose from) then press the button to evaluate multi-hop multi-assignment routes.

User access key(obtainable from
One-time special codeOne time access code to gain unlimited access (for Patreons). Patreon Link
userkey validity
(enter userkey to show owned planes, or press 'Show all' button)
consider area Only consider the below airport
 consider local area too
 seek out rentals the airplane selected (above), in the area (below)
airport ICAO
num iterations (max 10)Number of algorithm iterations done. Note, due to deadhead legs possibly added, the total route hops may be more than this.
overall run ID
show progress
Direction seeking factor $/nmThe direction seeking factor is applied in addition to profit/leg and represents how strongly to seek to fly closer to the destination airport. It is a relative factor, in $/nm of distance closer.
Desired direction/airport
Nice/Cote d'Azur, Nice/Cote d'Azur, France
FSE username 
FSE password 
Units $