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: (cn 1225 Del 12/81) "Tango Alpha" Rostered as OX601 from Bangkok. The Thai operator foray to Changi was short lived. This machine was formerly with Delta Airlines and Kumpuchea Airlines and now with Air Rum as 9L-LFC since Jan 05.
Note: (cn 538 Del 8/90) "KRISHNA" AI478 to proceed to Jakarta from Gate C11. The white tail belongs to then retired SQ B747-412, 9V-SMD, after which it was delivered to new owners Air Pacific as DQ-FJK.
Note: (cn 669 Del 4/93) "Tango Bravo" is missing an SQ logo on the port nacelle. Since retired from SQ's stable, all route previously served by the Airbus product is taken over by B777-200s. She was then re-reg as N230BA and stored. Air India...
Note: (cn 684 Del 10/93) SQ has retired their A310s after 10 years of faithful service. "Tango Delta" back from Javanese city of Surabaya. Bouraq Indonesia is the other operator, offering direct connection using B737-200s & MD82s.
Note: (cn 26319/2748 Del 8/95) Short lived Mekong Airlines used a ex Continental machine N19634, for it's startup operation from Siem Reap. She was returned to leasor in Jul 03 and is now with Belavia as EW-250PA since Oct 03.
Note: (cn 872 Del 9/98) "Lima Alpha" on finals after a run from Cebu. Silkair operate regional routes as the fleets consist only of A319s & A320s. She is now retire by Silkair and painted up in Sichuan Airlines colours. Still with old registry...
Note: (cn 215 Del 4/98) Early phased out of the series 300, in favour of B777, have resulted in a short career stint with SQ. Airbus however, is delivering the longer range series 500, resulting in direct long haul from SIN to LAX. Gulf Air has...
Note: (cn 236 Del 9/98) Earlier A340 series 300 of SQ fleet. The entire fleet was retired in favour of series 500 and more B777s. She was stored in Germany as D-AIFL by Boeing. Emirates took her into her stable and registered her as A6-ERM in...
Note: (cn 693 Del 6/94) Morning shuttle to the Malaysian capitol, before the A310 was retired. She is currently without both engines, being towed around WSSS for towing practices. Garadu B747-400 PK-GSH in the queue for departure as well.
Note: (cn 24691/1904 Del 8/90) "Whiskey Xray" Coming in from Jakarta as GA826. This machine has a varied history as it was previously with SAHSA, VASP, Malaysian Airlines System, Istanbul Airlines & AeroUSA.
Note: (cn 745 Del 11/97) One of the most vibrant tails to grace Changi. Philippine Airlines alternates between A330s, B-737s and A320 dependent on the load factor. This example is leased from Airbus Industries.
Note: (cn 26548/923 Del 6/92) Long haul SQ12 waiting takeoff clearance to Los Angeles via Tokyo. Recent non stop service was inaugurated by SQ utilising A340-500. A Malaysia Airline B737-400 9M-MMD is waiting its turn.
Note: (cn 140 Del 12/96) Earlier than scheduled arrival of GA840 from Bali. Powered by two Trent768 turbofans. "Blue Tail" in the background is one of SQ retired A340-300, being prepared for storage in Germany, completed with German registry.
Note: (cn 684 Del 10/93) After serving for about a decade, all the A310s are phased out, accelerated by the SARs outbreak that hit the region. Then SQ143 from the paradise of Bali, just 2.5 hours away.
Note: (cn 22249/468 Del 8/80) Powered by older generation JT9Ds, albeit with highly polished engine cowlings, this elderly giant is making its rounds from Bangkok to Jakarta. Garuda is phasing out the series 200, new owner Thai operator Phuket...
Note: (cn 1228 Del 5/00) "Bravo Charlie" V2524 powers the A319 fleet of the regional operator. Code share flight MI/MZ211 with Merpati arrives on a haze filled afternoon from the Indonesian forest fire.
Note: (cn 48490/499 Del 5/92) Ex American Airlines, N1755 converted to freighter after being taken over by Fedex in May 00. On it's way back to San Francisco via Penang, Taipei & Anchorage, on a wet morning.
Note: (cn 24370/218 Del 3/89) "CITY OF MANILA" Philippines Cebu Pacific brief foray into Changi, docking at Gate D32. This single B757 is painted in vibrant ethnic flavour. British Airways took initial delivery as G-BPEA and later leased to a...
Note: (cn 648 Del 1/97) "Sierra India" was adorned with "22nd SEA Games 2003" titles. If only they can change that nose cone. Morning departure back to Ho Chi Minh. Leased from Singapore based Aerostar.
Note: (cn 584 Del 5/91) Deviod of markings, this A300 was leased to Vietnam Airlines and arrive on an overcast day. This machine was previously with Polaris Aircraft Leasing, China Northwest Airlines, Air Niugini and currently leased to Onur Air...
Note: (cn 447 Del 3/88) "KOSI" A310s seems to be favoured by the Indian operator as they are still acquiring more aircraft, leasing some SQ machine. “KOSI” was formerly with Wardair, Canadain Airlines, Kuwait Airways & MEA. In the background...
Note: (cn 27732/100 Del 10/97) As "PATTANI" slowly turns and lines up for a southerly takeoff run, gathering clouds foretold of a tropical thunderstorm. She holds the distinction of being the 100th B777 built.