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: Mi-8T from 37. Dywizjon Lotnicze "Ziemia Leczycka" departured home at Leznica-Wielka AB. In background is Mi-24V tactical nr. 956 from 56. Pulk Smiglowcow Bojowych (attack helicopter regiment) - Inowroclaw AB.
Note: This Agusta serves in 32. (The Royal) sq. RAF at Northolt station for VIP duty. Other name for this unit is "The Queens Flight." First A-109E was delivered in March 2006 and today has 32. sq. in duty 3 helicopters.
Note: Acrobatic team of Finnish air force "Midnight Hawks" is taking off into display on Leeuwarden Open Dagen. This Hawk´s MK.51 serves is HävLLv 41 (fighter sq.). Home base for "Midnight Hawks" is Kauhava AFB.
Note: Hungarian Mi-24P solo display on Belgian Helidays. Note two drop tanks with "Dragon" at wings pylons. This was first time when I saw their use in display. Hind serves at MH 86. HE (helicopter AFB) Szolnok.
Note: MH-53M from 21. SOS (special operations sq.) "Dust Devils" is arriving on Belgian Helidays. Home base this Pave Low "was" Mildenhall AFB in UK, because in september 2007 was 21. SOS transfered back into US.
Note: Ruslan daparture back for Russia after he delivered to Pardubice next helicopters for Czech Air Force. This An-124 serves in 566. VTAP (military transport aviation regiment) Russian air force at Brjansk-Seshcha AFB.
Note: F-16BM from 304. Esquadra is taking-off with full afterburner into COMAO sortie during Operational Integration Exercise 2007 in Kleine Brogel. Home base this "twoseater" is Monte Real AFB and originally it was F-16B in USAF as 83-1168....
Note: VC-10 with anniversary marking 90 years of 101. sq. RAF arriving at Operational Integration Exercise 2007 in Kleine Brogel. Home base this plane is RAF station Brize Norton and 101. sq. is the only one, which operated with type VC-10 in...
Note: SF-260MB from 5. sq. / 1. wing at Beauvechain AFB is taxing upon apron. On tail is badge "European trainers meet 2005 / 35 Years SF 260 Marchetti" with wolf head. In background is Rafale M from Flottille 12 french Aeronavale. Home base...
Note: ALCA is landing after return from COMAO sortie during Operational Integration Exercise 2007. All 24 czech L-159A in duty serves in 212. tl (tactical sq.) at 21. zTL (tactical AFB) Caslav. Other 47 remaining planes are stored in AERO...
Note: This twoseater JAS-39D from 211. tl (tactical sq.) at Caslav AFB take-off with nice visible full afterburner into DACT sortie during Operational Integration Exercise 2007. Czech air force has two JAS-39D nr. 9819 and 9820.
Note: Take-off with full afterburner into DACT sortie together with belgian F-16AM and BM during Operational Integration Exercise 2007. All 14 czech Gripens serves in 211. tl (tactical sq.) at 21. zTL (tactical AFB) Caslav.
Note: Belgian F-16AM take off with full afterburner into COMAO sortie during Operational Integration Exercise 2007. This "Viper" serves at Florennes AFB and is shared 1./350. sq. Note the letters "FS" on tail, which are even indicate at...