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: the dash 8 and i meet yet again...i stuck around after the sun went down just to see this awesome machine come in and tried a few shots as well...here piedmont 4344 from CLT has just turned off of 23 and just switched off the landing...
Note: 'seven romeo charlie' looking as good as ever on its way back to the north ramp after a dual local flight. oh and i decided to upload this one because i have some good memories in 7RC, from my first solo (almost exactly 2 years ago to the...
Note: This P-51D was the very first aircraft to join the CAF. It now serves with the Dixie Wing in Georgia. Seen here at TRI with FiFi, Diamond Lil, and a T-6G. First photo of this Mustang on Jetphotos!
Note: "FiFi" climbing away from runway 23 at TRI. After takeoff they made a sharp turn to the south, came back by for a flyby over the field, then headed for CLT with the B24. Great visit, guys! Keep up the great work!
Note: what a nice way to end the summer, with a visit from the CAF's gorgeous B-29 "Fifi"...a shy bird at night, she's not photographed much outside of the daylight hours. in black and white for a little nostalgic touch...
Note: The first daylight departure of the new (or first in 3 years) Charlotte jet service is rotating off of runway 23 departing TRI. Mesa now operates two ERJ flights a day to TRI and we will be getting more jets next month as well.
Note: operated as Waterski 3638 to PIT departing in some wonderful evening light...as much as i miss the doorknobs (d328s) to PIT, i don't think i'll tire of photographing the j-41, as long as its in nice evening light like this :)
Note: a rare moment indeed for TRI....2 flights arriving at once! ;) Candler 4282 from ATL just landed on 23 and is taxiing to the gate with Piedmont 4189 from CLT (operated by the venerable dash 8) right behind, vacating runway 23......a side...
Note: ACA's private shuttle 328jet arrives on runway 23 as Blue Ridge 6166 from CVG....never before seen on the database........definitely the highlight of the evening here(aside from the dash 8s of course)....the crew was cool too, they slowed...
Note: another piedmont flight departs TRI to head over the mountain to CLT. even though i can't wait til next month when we start getting Mesa's ERJs on the CLT-TRI route, i'm still going to miss the dash 8
Note: the ever incredible dash 8 arrival at TRI...such an event to be celebrated and to be thankful for...i will sure miss the dash 8 when i go back to school in jax in another month....they don't get dash 8s down there anymore :-/