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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.
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Airlines are listed in alphabetical order.
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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: While 50+55 was at that time still active, even the sun turned the lights off for background "Trall" 50+57, which had the last landing a few minutes earlier. Now used as trainer for "Objektschutzregiment der Luftwaffe Friesland".
Note: Former military air base Jever which hosted the "JaboG 38 Friesland", a fighter-bomber squadron which used to fly with Tonkas.
On the runway is a retired Transall parked. They use it for rescue training purposes.
In the middle of the...
Note: Sad sight at the "dump" in Jever: on the left the hull of Tornado IDS (45+40; cn601-GS188-4240) and on the right the hull of Tornado IDS (45+36; cn592-GS184-4236), once proud German Navy assets... edit
Note: Line-Up of the eight F-4Fs that were ferried from Wittmund to Jever after their retirement. 37+22 (front) has just arrived and is welcomed by the crowd. These aircraft are now awaiting disposal...some of them look brandnew as they were...
Note: GAF F-4F Phantom II (38+48, cn4747), seen here in the "death row" (the phinal line-up, prior to dismantling and scrapping) on the busy platform of Jever, during the spottersday. What a sad day phor aviation...
Note: "Phinal mission almost completed" phor this GAF F-4F Phantom II (38+33, cn4429) in "Norm 81" retro c/s, seen here on the taxitrack during the spottersday at Jever. Only a couple of seconds till phinal shut-down of her engines...
Note: Number "7", a GAF F-4F Phantom II (38+48, cn4747), arrives in the "death row" (the phinal line-up, prior to dismantling and scrapping). Another victim, a GAF F-4F Phantom II (38+33, cn4429), can be seen in the back, on the busy platform of...
Note: The phormation of the phinal line-up of German Air Force F-4F Phantom II's at Jever, during the spottersday phor the Phinal Landings. These four were phlown to Jever during the previous days (phrom left to right: 38+28, 37+92, 38+37 and...
Note: The "dump" at Jever AB. Several hulls of German Air Force Phantoms and Tonados can be seen. Tail close-up of identifiable F-4F Phantom II is "37+44" (cn 4456; USAF serial number 72-1154). What a sad sight...
Note: One of the Wittmund-based Phantoms active at Jever AFB, while the runway at their home-base was being repaired & overhauled. This F-4F Phantom II is seen here turning final after a QRA-mission (together with 38+43).
Note: One of the Wittmund-based Phantoms active at Jever AFB, while the runway at their home-base was being repaired & overhauled. This F-4F Phantom II - with "CFG"-code on its tail - is seen here on final after a QRA-mission (together with...