ShipXplorer is a vessel tracking website that tracks global vessel movements in real-time. Launched in May 2022, ShipXplorer was developed to cater to the increasing navigational and tracking challenges faced by the maritime industry. In addition to offering professional maritime tracking solutions, the platform is also available for public use, with features and services specially developed for the burgeoning maritime enthusiast and vessel spotting community.

The ShipXplorer brand and platform are owned and operated by AirNav Systems, which also operates the popular flight tracking platform RadarBox. AirNav Systems was established in 2001 by CEO, Andre Brandao.

Our Team

The ShipXplorer team is a tight-knit, talented group with a shared vision of building performant, data-driven solutions for the maritime sector. Team members come from over 7 countries including, Portugal, Ukraine, Brazil and India. The company’s corporate office is located in Tampa, Florida, USA and a branch office that oversees research & development is located in Lisbon, Portugal.

Data Sources & Coverage

ShipXplorer is on a mission to create the world's largest AIS based vessel tracking network. With exploding worldwide demand from feeders to host our AIS receivers, ShipXplorer aims to leverage this demand to build out a robust terrestrial tracking network along the coastline of over 80 countries. In addition to developing a coastal network of AIS ground stations globally, strategic partnerships with leading satellite data providers have also been initiated to achieve 100% AIS coverage.

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