If you are looking for photos of a specific size, use this menu. Enter the minimum size you are looking for in pixels.
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: Close-cropped oblique rear view of RAAF Museum CA-18 Mustang VH-SVU (painted as A68-750 Code AM-G, actually ex-RAAF A68-170 - MSN 1495) hangered before leaving the RAAF Museum at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on 16Aug2000. The Pilot was going...
Note: Close-cropped front Portside view of preserved RAAF Gloster Meteor F8 A77-870 Cn WK748 Code 870 parked outdoors at the RAAF Museum at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on 26Jan1988. The Special Occasion was the Bi-Centennial (200 years) of the...
Note: Low res Portside view of RAAF Museum Sopwith Pup Replica VH-PSP MSN TSP-1 (in brown fuselage livery) doing manually guided taxying at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on Australia Day 26Jan1988. (The Point Cook Air Traffic Control [ATC] Tower is...
Note: The lone Phantom on display in Australia. In 1989 F-4E 67-0237 was retired from USAF service, disassembled, and then shipped to Australia. Once “Down Under” she was rebuilt and painted to represent 69-7208, one of the 24 Phantoms the...
Note: Low res side view of Untitled De Havilland (Australia) DH-84A Dragon 3 VH-AML MSN 2081 (ex RAAF A34-92) getting airborne at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on Australia Day 26Jan1988. The Dragon was starting a short local flight (with one...
Note: Front Port-side view of Warbird CA-25 Winjeel VH-HOY (A85-450) Cn CA25-50 ‘starting up’ its 450 bhp Wasp Junior engine (with minimal smoke) at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on 26Jan1988. VH-SOB (A85-422) and VH-WIJ (A85-436) complete the...
Note: Close-cropped Port-side view of RAAF CAC CA-16 Wirraway A20-649 Cn 1101 on static display at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on 08Dec1974, during the 1974 Air Pageant. Mustang VH-SVU, A68-170 (Duffy’s Delight’) visible at rear. [Brief...
Note: Low Res front Portside formation view of Warbird CA-25 Winjeel VH-HOY (A85-450) Cn CA25-50 and VH-HFM (A85-440) Cn CA25-40 climbing out from RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on 26Jan1988. The Special Occasion was the Bi-Centennial (200 years) of...
Note: Close-cropped low res rear Stbd view of Private Ryan ST-M-S2 VH-AGW (Cn 465) parked at RAAF Base Point Cook (YMPC), Victoria in Dec 1973. The aircraft was owned by Jeff Trappett (who is well known for his flying displays in his CA-18...
Note: Close-cropped low res front Portside view of RAAF ‘No 1 Flying Training School’ (1FTS) New Zealand Aerospace Industries CT-4A A19-067 Cn 067 Code 67 taxying with canopy closed at RAAF Base Point Cook YMPC on 10Mar1983. The aircraft...
Note: This aircraft was delivered to the RAAF on September 15, 1954 and was converted to an instructional airframe for use at the Point Cook Fire School until the 8th of December, 1971. It was held at the RAAF Museum Point Cook until 1996. Scan...