Acarsdec 2.0: A Multi-Channel Realtime Linux ACARS Decoder which supports RTL-SDR

Acarsdec is a recently released open source, multi-channel realtime ACARS decoder for Linux. It supports direct input from an RTL-SDR dongle, and with the RTL-SDR can listen to four ACARS channels simultaneously. It’s official feature list includes

– up to four channels decoded simultaneously
– multithreaded
– error detection AND correction
– input from sound file , also sound card or software defined radio (SDR) via a rtl dongle

Acarsdec Terminal Output
Acarsdec Terminal Output