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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.
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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: [Full HD/1920px] Seen parked up on apron Whiskey, not long after arrival from Niamey (NIM/DRRN) as BAF74. Luckily got a short-lived dry spell on a quite rainy evening, allowing me to take a proper long exposure to this beauty.
Note: Coordinated Air-to-Air photo flight with this Award-Winning 1953 D-35 Bonanza. This aircraft was recognized with a Large Plaque as 2022’s Vintage Best Customized Runner-Up at this years EAA AirVenture Lindy Awards in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
Note: In January 2019, this B-17 was repainted to “YE OLDE PUB”( can be seen on the other side of the nose) in honour of the men who flew in the war. This is probably WWII’s most incredible aerial encounter: B-17 pilot Charlie Brown &...
Note: Air to Air Stbd side view of RAN VC-724 A-4G Skyhawk N13-154904 Code 883, taken from TA-4G N13-154647 (Code 878) on 31Aug1977. Photo taken In-Flight between RAAF Amberley and the Tin Can Bay Training Area. A4-G Code 883, Delivered to the...
Note: Few know that behind the Pima Air & Space Museum are the remains of a historic USAF aircraft. On August 25, 1968, then Major Hunter F. Hackney flew 2 drop passes over the Duc Lap Special Forces camp in South Vietnam in support of US and...
Note: EB-47Es were flown as electronic aggressors to test ECM systems and were the last B-47s in service when the type was retired in 1977. Aircraft 53-2135 was withdrawn from use in December 1964 before being transfered to the Pima Air &...
Note: Got lucky with this one. My buddy and I were getting some late night photos of my plane and working on it late tonight and finished around midnight right as the rain and lightning hit. As we drove away from the airport, we noticed a...
Note: The never-briefed, seldom talked about 10-ship photo formation enroute back to Homestead ARB, FL from Nellis AFB, NV onboard a USAF KC-10. So many in the hodge-podge formation that we couldn't manage to get all of them in frame!...
Note: Majestically lifting off from Hahns RWY21 powered by its four Rolls Royce engines which kicked up tons of fresh fallen snow during the departure to Dammam (DMM) as 7L5782. Freezing out there was definitely worth it! [1920px]