If you are looking for photos of a specific aircraft type, use this menu. Please note that, due to space constraints, this menu includes only some of the more requested aircraft in our database.
If the aircraft you're searching for is not in this list, use the 'Keywords' field further down in the search menus.
Some menu selections include a generic aircraft model, as well as more specific variants of that airliner.
These variants are denoted by a - before the aircraft name.
Selecting 'Boeing 747,' for example, will show results featuring all Boeing 747 jetliners in our database, while selecting '- Boeing 747-200' will show all Boeing 747-200 variants in our database (Boeing 747-200, Boeing 747-212B, Boeing 747-283F, etc.)
If you are looking for photos of a specific airline, use this menu.
Please note that, due to space constraints, this menu includes only airlines of which 10 or more photos exist in our database.
If the airline you're searching for is not in this list, use the 'Keywords' field further down in the search menu.
Airlines are listed in alphabetical order.
If you are looking for photos taken in a specific country, or at a specific airport, use this menu.
All countries represented in our database are included in this selection menu, which is updated automatically as the database grows.
There must be at least 20 photos from a specific airport in the database before that airport is added to this list.
Use this option to include only photos taken by a specific photographer in your search.
This pulldown menu, in addition to each photographer available as a search limiter, also shows the number of photos currently in the database for each specific photographer, enclosed in brackets.
For example, an option of: - Paul Jones  .. indicates that there are 550 total photos taken by Paul Jones currently in the database.
Note: The total number of photos, enclosed in brackets, is updated four (4) times hourly, and may be slightly inaccurate.
Photographers must have 100 or more photos in the database before their name is included in this selection menu.. The 'All Photographers' selection is the default selection for this option.
If you are looking for a specific category of photo, use this menu.
You may select to display only photos from certain categories, such as Special Paintschemes, Flight Deck photos, etc. New categories are constantly being added to this list.
The 'Keywords' field is perhaps the most useful field included in our search engine. Using this field, you may search for any word, term, or combinations of terms in our database. Every photo field is covered by the Keywords search routine.
The Keywords field is ideal for searching for such specifics as aircraft registrations, photographers' names, specific airport/city names, specific paintschemes (i.e. 'Wunala Dreaming'), etc. To use the Keywords field, begin by selecting a Keyworld search field. You may select either a specific database field (airline, aircraft, etc.), or choose to match your keyword to all database fields.
Next, select a Keyword limiter. There are three options from which to choose: - is exactly - starts with - contains Select the appropriate limiter for your search, then enter the keyword(s) you wish to search in the box on the right.
The Keywords search field is not case-sensitive.
Use this option to include only photos taken in a specific year in your search.
This pulldown menu, in addition to each year available as a search limiter, also shows the number of photos currently in the database for each specific year, enclosed in brackets. For example, an option of: - 2003  .. indicates that there are 55,000 total photos taken in the year 2003 currently in the database. *Note: The total number of photos, enclosed in brackets, is updated four (4) times hourly, and may be slightly inaccurate.
Additionally, decade ranges (1990-1999, etc.) are available as selections in this menu. Selecting a decade range will show all photos matching your other search criteria from the selected decade. The 'All Years' selection is the default selection for this option.
Note: Previously ZS-DLO. Became N14FB and DQ-FEC. Built in 1955. Damaged beyond repair on take-off out of Vanuabalavu Airport (VBV), Fiji on 11 September 1986 when DQ-FEC. The Heron had just taxied in after arriving at a very wet London-Gatwick....
Note: Built at Chester in June 1954 for Prince Saud of Saudi Arabia as SA-R5. Later re-registered as G-APRK and PH-VLA. Operated by Bristow Helicopters as 5N-AGM for five months in the summer of 1967. Seen at Baginton for servicing by Executive...
Note: Named Spirit of Tasmania, this aircraft operated with them from 1983 until withdrawn from use in September 1997. It has previously operated in India, Fiji and with Connair in the Northern Territory.
Note: Close-cropped front Stbd view of Airlines of Tasmania DH-114 Heron VH-KAM Cn 14123, taken at the Queensland Air Museum (QAM) at Caloundra Airport YCDR Queensland on 27Dec2019. I previously photographed this aircraft at Newcastle Airport...
Note: [1300px] - The main cockpit panel of a four engine (piston powered) De Havilland Heron. This aircraft is still capable of taxiing and is on display at the Classic Flyers Museum in Tauranga, New Zealand
Note: Delivered in 1955 to TAIP - Transportes Aereos da India Portuguesa as CR-IAB. WFU as N586PR with Prinair. Other Reg's: CR-SAH / CR-GAP / VQ-LBA
Original Kodak Mounted K25
Fernando Mesquita Slide Collection
Note: Verical aspect view (looking aft) of the Cabin of Rolls Royce DH-114 Heron 2D G-AOTI Cn 14107 - Photo taken at the De Havilland Aircraft Museum at London Colney on 05Sep2013. How many people tripped over the wing spar centre-section which...
Note: Close-cropped view of the Flight Deck/ Instrument Panel of Rolls Royce DH-114 Heron 2D G-AOTI Cn 14107. Photo taken at the De Havilland Aircraft Museum at London Colney on 05Sep2013. This aircraft was Built in 1956. It is Fitted with Four...
Note: Low res 1980 photo of Kendall Airlines DH-114 Riley Heron VH-KAM Cn 14123 parked at Newcastle Airport YWLM on 03Oct1980. This Vintage aircraft was Delivered new on 02Oct1957, First Registered in Australia on 16Dec1975, and was Withdrawn...