The exactAIS Archive™ gives customers access to the most expansive Satellite AIS historical data through a pre-packaged and customised service that dates back to July 2010.
Using exactAIS Archive you can easily do the following:
The Archive provides critical historical data for performing analysis into shipping traffic and trend patterns as well as long-term vessel tracking all across the globe. In addition, exactEarth also has pre-packaged data sets for analysis even into the remote Arctic region.
Customers may now purchase exactAIS Archive historical data dating back to July 5, 2010.
exactAIS Archive data benefits many maritime operational activities by providing the following features:
- Global archive of over 6.5 billion AIS messages
- Coverage back to July 5, 2010 and growing by more than 8,000,000 AIS messages every day for the most complete shipping analysis
- Flexible access and delivery formats
- Historical data can be extracted using wide selection criteria, including:
- Date and time range
- Geographical area
- AIS message types
- Ship MMSI list
- Ship type
Delivered to suit your needs. Historical data is delivered via data files in the following formats and placed on the exactEarth secure FTP (File Transfer Protocol) for customer retrieval, or can alternatively be placed on a removable disk drive for an added fee:
- NMEA (No timestamps), NMEA V4.0 (Includes timestamps)
- KML (includes a number of built-in Google Earth features and controls to facilitate replaying of vessel movements for analytical purposes)