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What do the numbers on the returned image mean?

Additional information besides the Estimated Time of Arrival is included on the image returned by a successful Flyte Trax query. Here is the key to these numbers using the sample image at the top of this page.

UAL34         United Airlines flight 34
253/B757     Elevation: 25,300 ft above sea level / Aircraft type: Boeing 757
4:41/491       Estimated Time of Arrival: 4:41 / Speed of Aircraft: 491 Knots
SFO BOS     Departure Airport ID: SFO / Destination Airport ID: BOS