A traveler can find departures from McCarran International Airport on the airport's website, while departures from North Las Vegas Airport are visible on FlightAware.com. These two Nevadan passenger airports are the nearest to Area 51.
FlightAware users can find departures from North Las Vegas Airport by typing KVGT, the airport's International Air Transport Association code, into the search box at the top of the home page. This directs the traveler to a flight tracker of arrivals and departures from the airport. North Las Vegas Airport primarily operates charter flights.
From the home page of McCarran International Airport, also a Las Vegas airport, travelers can see departures by hovering the mouse over the Fly tab at the top of the page and clicking on the Departures link. The flight tracker displays flight information such as the flight number, destination city, scheduled departure time, current status and gate of departure.