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: On a sunny summer evening the PH-BTF takes off from runway 36L (Polderbaan). It was delivered to KLM on 25 March 1994. Flew from March 2008 in the new KLM color scheme and was stored at Norwich, United kingdom in September 2011.
Note: Delivered to Linjeflyg as SE-DNK on 11 May 1992. Leased by LOT as SE-DNK (May 1992-April 1993). Flew later for SAS as SE-DNK (April 1993-November 1994), British Midland as G-BVKD (November 1994-May 2003) and bmi Baby as G-BVKD (May...
Note: Delivered to Transavia on 16 June 1998. Was also leased by Air Berlin (November 2003-April 2004), Sun Country (November 2005-April 2006 and December 2007-April 2008), Sunwings as C-GKZA (December 2008-April 2009). Flying for Comair/Kulula...
Note: The Megatop from Singapore departs 09R to make it's long overnight flight back to SIN. Operating as SQ319. This service has now been replaced by the A380. China Eastern A346 at the gate in the foreground. (1dmkii/70-200F4L/1.4x)
Note: Here we have the Malaysian 744 heavy departing runway 09R to make it's long flight back to Asia, operating as MH007 service to KUL. In the foreground the 744 lump from SAA can be seen taxiing out for departure. (1dmkii/70-200F4L/1.4x)
Note: SAA Jumbo makes it way up into the air at speed from 09R! Looking fantastic in the late evening light. This flight has now gone into a A346 daily service. I sure do miss the 744's that were on this route, nothing beats a 744 in great...
Note: British Airways Triple departs 09R as BA187 to EWR. This bird carries the 'Official Airline of the English Football Team' signage. Personally it's not something i'd want to shout about! (1dmkii/70-200F4L/1.4x)
Note: Kenyan triple 7 rotates from LHR's 09R on a lovely summers evening. The low evening light leaving a lovely colour to the body of this wonderful plane. (1dmkii/70-200F4L/1.4x/ISO160/[email protected])