Kick start the OpenAP model

In an article I published in 2020, the OpenAP model was first introduced. You can read the article at:

Please note that after two years, new data and models are added. New functionalities are also implemented in the Python library. Please always refer to OpenAP's Github repository or this website for the most updated information.

If you wish to cite this work in your paper, please use the following citation information.

  title = {OpenAP: An open-source aircraft performance model for air transportation studies and simulations},
  author = {Sun, Junzi and Hoekstra, Jacco M and Ellerbroek, Joost},
  journal = {Aerospace},
  volume = {7},
  number = {8},
  pages = {104},
  year = {2020},
  publisher = {Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute},
  url = {},
  doi = {10.3390/aerospace7080104}