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 Austrian Airlines on 24 March 1999. Flew with "Philharmoniker" livery from January 2006 till it was stored at Viena, Austria in July 2007. Flying with Swiss as HB-JML since August 2007.
Note: Delivered to Singapore Airlines as 9V-STZ on 25 September 1992. Flew later for Air India as VT-AIH (June 2004-July 2007). Stored as N818FD at Dresden, Germany on name of Federal Express (July 2007-April 2011). Registration changed to...
Note: Delivered to Bangkok Airways on 30 April 2001. Stored at Miami, Florida (May 2008-July 2008). Flew later for Spanair as EC-KRO (July 2008-November 2010). Flying for Blue 1 as OH-??? since May 2011.
Note: Delivered to Caledonian on 7 April 1995 as G-BVYA. Caledonian merged with JMC in March 2000. Leased by Ryan International (Apple Vacations, December 2000-April 2001). Flew later with Tomas Cook (March 2002-March 2005) first as OO-TCF...
Note: Delivered to Piedmont Airlines on 3 April 1986 as N316P. Piedmont merged with USAir in August 1989 and registration changed in N337US. USAir became US Airways in February 1997. Flying for Air Asia since December 2003, first as 9M-AAL and...
Note: Delivered to Piedmont Airlines on 4 March 1986 as N315P. Piedmont merged with USAir in August 1989 and the registration changed to N336US. In February 1997 USAir became US Airways. Flew with Air Asia from May 2004, first as 9M-AAM and from...
Note: Delivered to New York Air on 18 December 1985 as N17316. New York Air merged with Continental Airlines in February 1987. Flying for Air Asia from May 2004. First as 9M-AAQ and from March 2006 as HS-AAQ. Stored at an unknown location since...