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Data extraction (web scraping) for Geographic data (city name, Lon/Lat)

This project was awarded to datagrabbers for $230 USD.

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Project Description

Hello,
We're looking for an experienced web scraper to scrape geographical data from a directory for a cities information, nearby airports and waypoints. The website has a strong, easy to navigate hierarchy of links to access the content. The end result will be a data sheet with the listing of every city/town in the world with all the fields below listed for each city.

Project Requirements:
-Scrape geographic directory data from website, extracting data into excel document or database table

-Directory fields to scrape
--Country
--Regions
--City Name
--Latitude
---LAT (DMS)
--Longtitude
---Long (DMS)
--Altitude (feet)
--Altitude (DMS)
-- Airports
---Airport codes
---- ICAO
---- FAA
---- IATA
---Airport Kind (size)
---Airport Name
---City
---Longitude
---Latitude
---Max Runway
---Airlines supported from airport (with link)
--Waypoints
--- Name
--- Longitude
--- Latitude
--Nearby References to Wikipedia (each page has a list of links from wikipedia that relate to the given location)
--- Title
--- Link to wikipedia page.

Once we've confirmed the project, I'll share the website to scrape and discuss the format of the data being extracted.

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