Rob van der Woude's Scripting Pages

Airplane Registration Lookup

Version 1.01


This is a simple demo script to lookup airplane data by entering their registration number.
The script uses's API to provide a photograph of the airplane, and a link to more data.
Enter a registration number in the input field, e.g. PH-PBY, and click the "Lookup" button to search for its data.
Click the image to view more photographs and registration data on's website.
Note that the author of this script is in no way associated with
Press F1 for help.
Click the "Back" button or press Esc to return to the main screen.


Change History

Version Release Date
1.01 2016-10-21
  • error handling for missing or misplaced hyphen was added
  • in case of access denied errors in Windows 8 and 10, InternetExplorer.Application will be used to fetch the data; this is much slower than the standard Microsoft.XMLHTTP but at least it works
1.00 2015-11-29 First public release.


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page last uploaded: 2016-10-22, 11:04