Waypoint/Flightplan decoder


#1

where can i find a decoder or log of what each flightplan waypoint is…

for example where can i decode this

YELLO4 HANKI OBH J144 DSM IOW CVA MOTIF3

would love to know.


#2

A little capitalization and punctuation would help.

Welcome to the forum Jonathan! 8)

Please, use the SEARCH feature to search for your questions, including this one. Many of the same questions have already been answered more than once. Searching does not take a lot of time, nor is it hard. Please take a look at the FAQs since it will answer virtually all of your other questions.

I found THIS thread on the first page within 60 seconds while searching for “waypoint decoder.”

YELLO4 is a Sandard Instrument Departure procedure for Denver Intl (KDEN).

MOTIF3 is a Standard Arrival Route (STAR) for Midway (KMDW).

DSM and OBH are VORs (radio stations).

J144 is a “highway” in between two VORs.