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: Delivered to the USAF as 58-0505 a two seat T-33A-5-LO and was converted to a F-80C. It was repainted to represent Oklahoma Air National Guard aircraft #48-8555 operated by the 185th Fighter Squadron.
Note: (174-91) Originally delivered to the Air Force in 1951 with serial number 51-3553. This aircraft was substantially damaged in a crash at Apple Valley, CA on July 11, 2004. The pilot stated that he was attempting to land on runway 26 when...
Note: (111-36533) Delivered to the USAF on 1/23/45 and it served with the 9th AF, 354th FG, 356th Fighter Squadron coded AJ R; then sold to the Swedish Air Force on 9/25/47, Swedish serial Fv 26087 and flew with base F16 at Uppsala coded rM, fH,...
Note: (122-39798) Built in 1944; transferred to the TEX ANG; transferred to RCAF as 9274 in 1951; sold on commercial market in 1959 as N8676E, then N76AF; then sold to Indonesian Air Force; in 1982 Ron Runyan buys the plane; in 1984 the plane is...
Note: (121-42207) This plane was originally delivered to the Royal Canadian Air Force in May of 1951. It was returned to the USAF in February 1954 as 44-81494. This bird is due for a new paint job. Check out Leonardo from the Teenage Mutant...
Note: (22486) Delivered to the United States Army Air Force as 44-78663 in 7/45; leased to Meteor Air Transport 2/10/50 as N53594; bought by Metropolitan Air Terminal on 8/1/57; leased by Meteor Air Transport on 8/1/57; Bought by Peoples Trust...
Note: (112237) Here is a close up view showing all of the races that the plane has been in and how it has finished. Al Goss must be very proud and happy about how his plane has performed over the years. (Fuji Provia 100F)
Note: (67087) Originally delivered to the El Salvadoran Air Force. It was retored by CC Air Corp. in Rialto, California from 1988-1995 and is flown and maintained by Chuck Wentworth. This is one of my favorite warbirds to photograph. (Fuji...
Note: (3869) The pilot had a little trouble trying get the old girl started, so the mechanic went up and helped start her up using a ground power unit which has already been pulled from the aircraft. (Fuji Provia 100F)