VOLANS is an aircraft flight tracking system that shows flights around the Airport, including aircraft flying to and from other airports throughout the region. The FAA and the pilot-in-command of each aircraft have sole jurisdiction and responsibility for flight paths, and on the FAA has enforcement capability over issues related to flights paths. The County of Orange, as the proprietor of JWA, has no authority or control over aircraft flight paths.
VOLANS enables viewers to:
- View flights in 3D
- View flights from a pilot’s perspective or a birds eye view
- View in near real-time or playback historical flight data
- View aircraft data including origin/destination, altitude, aircraft type, heading, and flight number
- View instantaneous noise levels