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: Deliverd to BA in May 1989, and she served the airline until 2009. Flying in these nice Sterntaler World c/s between 1997 and summer 2001. Scrapped in 2010 at Tarbes/Lourdes Airport (*scan from print)
Note: Deliverd to DAT (Delta Air transport) in December 1995 and operating for Sabena all the time until 2012. Parked at Kemble and scrapped in . First photo on JP in this colours. (*scan from paperprint)
Note: Delivered Mai 1997 to Onur Air, where she has flown until 2010.(since 2006 in the latest colours). Became famous after her heavy emergency landing in Groningen Airport in 2003. (*scan from print)
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered to Western Airlines in June 1978. Merged into Delta in April 1987. Stored Victorville in December 2002 and broken up since (registration cancelled in July 2010).
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered to United in August 1975. In May 1999 joined FedEx, and was re-registered as N396FE in June 2001 once converted to a MD-10-10F, entering service as such in August 2001.
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered to America West in March 1990, transferring to US Airways in September 2005, flying with them until November 2008 when she was stored at Dothan. Converted to a freighter by June 2009 when she joined...
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered in August 1986 to Western Airlines, which later merged with Delta. Flew with Delta until June 2006. In June 2007, was re-registered TL-ADU with Lobaye Airways, stored Khartoum by April 2010.
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered to Ansett as VH-CZR in October 1981. Operated by America West between February 1987 until October 2003. Later registered A6-AVA (Aerovista from February 2005), YA-GAB (Kam Air from March 2006), UP-B3702...
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered to America West in October 1986, later integrated into the US Airways fleet. in September 2009, joined Safair as ZS-SMH. Last registered G-CGST with a leasing company before being broken up at Vilnius.
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered as N520L to LTV Corp in August 1969. Became VR-BEH with Maritime Investment and Shipping in April 1972. In October 1980 was registered N8527S with The John W Mecom Company, being re-registered N3333M with...
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Martha Masanobo / Ndbele Martha South Africa world tail, worn between 1997 and 2003. Seen here operating flight BAW2289 on the London Gatwick (LGW/EGKK) - Phoenix (PHX/KPHX) - San Diego (SAN/KSAN) route.
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Delivered to Hispania in March 1988 as EC-135, then EC-EHJ. Joined America West in September 1989 as N509DC, until November 2001. Joined Slovak Airlines as OM-AAD in June 2002, and was with them until February 2007...
Note: Scanned from Fuji slide. Phoenix Suns basketball colours. Was destined to become N527EA with Eastern on delivery, but was not taken up, joining America West in December 1987, until being withdrawn from use in January 1993. Became XA-TCD...
Note: Deliverd 1988 to European Airways and flying there until 1993. Went to Taesa until 1997 and from then Virgin Expres until 2001. After 2001 to British Airways and nowadays operating for Scat Air Company from Lithuania.