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: Ex US Navy Grumman S-2G Tracker. It operated aboard USS Hornet with the VS-37 squadron before its service with the Uruguayan Navy. Now preserved at the Museo Aeronáutico "Cnel. (Av.) Jaime Meregalli" in Canelones, Uruguay.
Note: Port side view of S-2G Tracker VH-NVX, then operated by the RAN FAA Historic Flight Nowra, on static display (with wings folded in the rain) at Canberra Airport on 14Apr1991. This aircraft (N12-152333, Code 844) was acquired in 1977 in a...
Note: Close cropped view of the S-2G Tracker operated by the RAN Naval Aviation Museum (with wings folded), being guarded by Marshals at the Easter Airshow at Wangaratta in 1988. (A CAC CA-25 Winjeel is visible at rear left.) This aircraft (Code...
Note: Rare close cropped front Stbd view of RAN Grumman S-2G Tracker Code 844 taxying in a mirage at the Australian Bi-Centennial Airshow at RAAF Richmond in Oct 1988. S-2G Tracker VH-NVX was then operated by the RAN Naval Aviation Museum, based...
Note: Rare view of S-2G Tracker VH-NVX (operated by the RAN Naval Aviation Museum) on final approach to NAS Nowra in October 1986, during the RAN 75th Anniversary Airshow. This aircraft was acquired in 1977 in a batch of S-2G Trackers which...
Note: Close cropped view of S-2G Tracker VH-NVX, then operated by the RAN Naval Aviation Museum Nowra, doing a low Top-Side Flypast at the Easter Airshow at Wangaratta on 29Mar1986. This aircraft (N12-152333, Code 844) was acquired in 1977 in a...
Note: Still owned by the RAN, this aircraft was one of nine Trackers written off in a hanger fire at Nowra in 1976. The aircraft became a training airframe before being given to Australia's Museum of Flight as a gate guard.