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: Rear Port side view of Goodyear FG-1D Corsair ZK-COR Cn 32823 Code 8, parked at Warbirds Over Wanaka (WOW) 2010. Photo taken in overcast conditions on Saturday 03Apr2010 at Wanaka Airport NZWF. The long nose and 'gull wings' of the Corsair...
Note: Rear Port-side view of Private Boeing E75 Stearman OE-AWW Cn 75-5386 Code 1 taxying out (complete with attractive ‘Wing Walker’) at the Warbirds Over Wanaka (WOW) 2010 Airshow, at Wanaka Airport NZWF on 03Apr2010. During the flying...
Note: Close-cropped Front Stbd view of ‘Central South Island Helicopters’ Civilian Huey UH-1L ZK-HUE Cn 6046, on static display at Warbirds Over Wanaka (WOW) on 03Apr2010. ZK-HUE wears a distinctive Blue/Yellow livery. (In Australia,...
Note: I saw this Ski-Equipped Hercules at Christchurch Airport on 01Apr2010, and hoped that the aircraft would be at Wanaka for the 2010 Warbirds Over Wanaka (WOW) Airshow. The Crew didn't disappoint us, doing low level 'Beat Ups' over Rwy 29....
Note: Catching the very last rays of sunshine, this is only my 2nd attempt at a backlit shot. Looks good IMHO. The aircraft following this one landed 4 minutes later, and by then the sun was gone. Big thanks to Mario Rodriguez for the edit, and...
Note: The PH-BFO taxies out to runway 24 (the 'Kaagbaan') for departure as KL685 to Mexico City, Mexico. This 747 was delivered to KLM on 8 October 1992 and flies in the new KLM color scheme since November 2004.
Note: The PH-BXB taxies to the gate operating flight KL1700 from Madrid. This 737 was original delivered to KLM on 10 May 1999 and flies in the new KLM color scheme since November 2005. It was modified with winglets in February 2008.
Note: The PH-BFU taxies out for departure to runway 24 (the 'Kaagbaan') for departure as KL427 to Dubai. This 747 was delivered to KLM on 11 September 1997 and flies in the new KLM color scheme since July 2005.